Synonyms and related words:
back band, backstrap, bearing rein, bellyband, bit, blinders, blinds, breeching, bridle, cap, caparison, cavesson, chapeau, checkrein, cheekpiece, chinband, cinch, collar, coverchief, crownband, crupper, curb, gag swivel, girth, hackamore, halter, hames, hametugs, handkerchief, harness, hat, headcloth, headdress, headpiece, headstall, headtire, headwear, hip straps, jaquima, jerk line, kerchief, lid, lines, martingale, millinery, noseband, pole strap, reins, ribbons, saddle, shaft tug, side check, snaffle, surcingle, tack, tackle, trappings, tug, winker braces, yoke

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