Usage examples for bridles

  1. So he had to get up again, sling the bridles over his arm, and take to his march up and down the plot of turf; now stopping for a moment or two to try to get his cheroot to burn straight, and pishing and pshawing over its perverseness; now going again and again to the brow, and looking along the road which led to the village, holding his hat on tight with one hand,- for by this time it was blowing half a gale of wind. – Tom Brown at Oxford by Thomas Hughes
  2. Out of it came the jingle of bridles and trampling of hoofs, as the men outside pulled up, followed by voices in the hall, and once more Allonby went out. – The Cattle-Baron's Daughter by Harold Bindloss