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  1. leashnoun


  2. leashnoun

    To fasten or secure with a leash.


  3. leashverb

    to curb, restrain


Princeton's WordNet

  1. leash, tether, leadnoun

    restraint consisting of a rope (or light chain) used to restrain an animal

    hint, tercet, lead-in, wind, tierce, atomic number 82, trine, ternion, confidential information, lead, leading, terzetto, triad, tether, lead story, steer, lede, jumper lead, trail, triplet, ternary, trio, three, troika, collar, jumper cable, threesome, booster cable, deuce-ace, principal, star, pencil lead, trinity, trey, tip, track, spark advance

  2. three, 3, III, trio, threesome, tierce, leash, troika, triad, trine, trinity, ternary, ternion, triplet, tercet, terzetto, trey, deuce-acenoun

    the cardinal number that is the sum of one and one and one

    lead, third, tether, trio, collar, one-third, ternary, deuce-ace, tierce, trinity, triplet, terce, triple, threesome, triad, trine, troika, ternion, tercet, trey, terzetto, three, common chord

  3. collar, leashverb

    a figurative restraint

    "asked for a collar on program trading in the stock market"; "kept a tight leash on his emotions"; "he's always gotten a long leash"

    lead, dog collar, shoe collar, trey, trio, collar, troika, ternary, terzetto, ternion, tierce, trinity, triplet, catch, neckband, threesome, pinch, trine, choker, tether, deuce-ace, three, apprehension, triad, taking into custody, arrest, tercet

  4. rope, leashverb

    fasten with a rope

    "rope the bag securely"

    lasso, rope

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. leashnoun

    thong or string (for holding a dog or a hawk)

  2. leashnoun

    three (greyhounds, &c.)

  3. leashverb

    tie, tie together

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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. leash

    An elongated fascicular group of nerves, blood vessels, fibers, or similar structures, ~bundle

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  1. Jonathan Skolnik:

    It turns out it wasn’t a duffel bag. We could smell it and it was a pig on a leash.

  2. Heather Allen:

    His notessaid he was super friendly, greets peopleright away, gives kisses, loves attention, heknows how to sit, and walks well on a leash, he didnt look like what he does in his movie photo. His terrier hair wasnt full grown and he was still maturing.

  3. Brad Goering:

    She has a tether strap, which is basically a leash that goes between London and Kye. That gives us, gives Kye the ability to walk alone. She doesn’t have to be holding the hand of an adult all the time and she feels like she’s walking London.

  4. Scott Holt:

    I was just trying to get to my meeting, i stupidly didn’t bring a leash or a lifejacket, so if a [wave] took the board, then I just would’ve been stuck out there drowning in a suit.

  5. Stacey Graham:

    These dogs were raised in cages and had no understanding of spatial boundaries, they had never been on a leash. Most are 1-to-3 years old, and they behave like gigantic puppies because they don't know anything about the world.

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