Finally they walked the saddled and bridled horses out of the barn, and mounted them.
Germany and Spain might let themselves be bitted and bridled if they chose, but for centuries France had prided herself that, thanks to her Gallican liberties, she stood on a different footing towards Rome.
Before long, she was drenched and chilled, her skin crawling from the bridled charged energy of the storm.
In the West, " enthusiasm," in the transformation under which it survives, is not merely bridled but harnessed and set to work.
He bridled Connaught by a castle at Athlone, and Munster by a garrison at Leighlin Bridge.
The horse is hardly known, and his place is taken by the ox, which is regularly bridled and saddled and ridden with all dignity.
Bellerophon caught him as he drank of the spring Peirene on the Acrocorinthus at Corinth, or received him tamed and bridled at the hands of Athena (Pindar, 01.
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.
Their horses, bridled and with high saddles, stood near them and there too the dogs were lying.
On the 20th of July 1651 Lambert defeated the Royalists at Inverkeithing; Forth no longer bridled Cromwell; Leslie was sure to be outflanked, and, with Charles, he evaded Cromwell, marched into the heart of England (unaccompanied by Argyll), and was defeated and taken, while Charles made a marvellous escape at Worcester (3rd of September 1651).