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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. One of a pair of long straps (usually connected to the bit or the headpiece) used to control a horse.
  2. Any means of control.
(动) As a verb
  1. Keep in check.
  2. Stop or check by or as if by a pull at the reins.
  3. Stop or slow up one's horse or oneself by or as if by pulling the reins.
  4. Control and direct with or as if by reins.
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
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控制kòngzhìcontrol; to exercise control over; to contain
抑制yìzhìto inhibit; to keep down; to suppress
约束yuēshùto restrict; to limit to; to constrain; restriction; constraint
统治tǒngzhìto rule (a country); to govern; rule; regime
xièto tie; to bind; to hold on a leash; rope; cord
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