Synonyms for Bridle:
n.bareback, canter, dismount, groom, gallop, equestrian, break in. blinders, crop, girth, snaffle, bit, hurdle, horsewhip, brake. flare, storm, fume, have/throw a fit, let off/blow off steam, give vent to, seethe, let rip, erupt, blow up. •act (noun)
conn, oversight, government, domination, helm, direction, administration (of an estate), management, leadership.
gaol, cage, dungeon, stronghold, handcuff, jail, vise, penitentiary, pillory, confine, pinion, tether, brig, stockade, jug, bastille, pound, reform school, keep, reformatory, oubliette, collar, fence, penal colony, Alcatraz, San Quentin, irons, cell, cooler, straight jacket, lockup, jailhouse, prison, coop, shackle, pen, manacle.
•restraining device (noun)
check, control, curb, leash, headstall, halter, restraint.
restraint, hindrance, inhibition, detention, constraint, impediment, blockage, bondage, stricture, restriction, constriction, Detainment, confinement.
v.•check, hold back (verb)
constrain, inhibit, rule, restrain, govern.
execute, harness, rule, govern, oversee, manage, administer, direct, command, steer, superintend, lead, control, supervise, preside, order, discipline, dominate, pilot.
condemn, fetter, impound, lock up, incarcerate, imprison, sentence.
constrict, impede, detain, leash, restrain, inhibit, hinder, restrict, constrain, bind.