reins

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plural noun \ˈrānz\

Definition of reins

  1. 1a :  kidneysb :  the region of the kidneys :  loins

  2. 2 :  the seat of the feelings or passions

Origin and Etymology of reins

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin renes


First Known Use: 12th century





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