Share this entry

Share this page

draw reins

Line breaks: draw reins

Definition of draw reins in English:

plural noun

A pair of reins that are attached to a horse’s saddle or girth and pass through the bit rings to the rider’s hands: draw reins are training tools that can teach Primo how to position his head
More example sentences
  • To learn the two track maneuver, use a martingale or a snaffle bit with draw reins to encourage the horse to flex through the poll and keep his head still.
  • This mare was so powerful that she could not stay balanced and the use of draw reins had brought her so far onto her front end that there was no job in riding her.

Definition of draw reins in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day emulous
Pronunciation: ˈɛmjʊləs
adjective
seeking to emulate someone or something