bridled


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Toby bridled his impatience a while, but at last sprang to his feet and dashed forward again.
A stick was thrust between her jaws and she was fastened with a leash, as if bridled, her legs were bound together, and Daniel rolled her over once or twice from side to side.
When next we met I treated her as one who no longer existed, and at first she bridled and then was depressed, and as I was going away she burst into tears.
The sea anchor was bridled something like a kite, so that it bit into the water as a kite bites into the air, but with a difference.