Meaning : Lessen the intensity of. Temper. Hold in restraint. Hold or keep within limits.
Moderate your alcohol intake.
Hold your tongue.
Hold your temper.
Control your anger.
Meaning : Keep to the curb.
Curb your dogs.
Meaning : Place restrictions on.
Curtail drinking in school.
Meaning : An edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter).
Meaning : A horse's bit with an attached chain or strap to check the horse.
Meaning : A stock exchange in New York.
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Meaning : The act of restraining power or action or limiting excess.
His common sense is a bridle to his quick temper.