Student or Learner
Would you be kind enough to give me your considered opinion concerning the interpretation of the expression in bold in the following sentences?
My nostrils flared. I waited a moment to answer, reining in the anger that I’d never quite gotten used to.
Jim had great difficulty in reining in his anger.
rein = keep in control; overcome
Last edited by vil; 24-Jul-2011 at 12:36.