verb (used with object)
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Origin of leash
Words nearby leash
Example sentences from the Web for leash
Apple also held a tight leash around not only the creative assets but also targeting data and detailed reporting information.‘It’s the first time they’re listening’: Apple is striking a more conciliatory tone with the ad industry|Lara O'Reilly|September 8, 2020|Digiday
For one, you don’t really have control when you let the leash spool out, and while you’re supposed to be able to reel it back in, they sometimes malfunction.
Be careful when going off-leashBefore you set your dog free, make sure you know the leash laws in your area.
That goes for well-trained dogs, too, because once you take the leash off, a lot of factors will be beyond your control.
If you don’t want to knot up your lead, you can buy a leash that has two or three loops sewn in.
They say The Guardian has been dragging its feet on the pursuit of NSA-related stories while keeping the Times on a short leash.Is The Guardian Holding Back The New York Times’ Snowden Stories?|Lloyd Grove|October 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cruz is not alone in demanding that the IRS be neutered, or at least be put on a very short leash.
In the article, she spoke about her boyfriend taking her to clubs on a leash and collar.
As long as he polls even with HRC, he'll be given a long leash indeed.Christie and Immigration, the Shock Troops and the In Crowd|Michael Tomasky|December 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Hillary Clinton was kept on a pretty short leash by this White House.
Nicholson and John Lawrence were there; could they hold those warrior-tribes in subjection, or, better still, in leash?The Red Year|Louis Tracy
The little page who answered the door held in leash an Arab greyhound larger than himself.The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet
Imperturbable, on the platform, he seemed to be holding in leash the Wendover train whose engines were throbbing for flight.The Creators|May Sinclair
Kathlyn, seizing the leash, followed like the wind, hampered though she was by the apron.
She snapped the leash on his collar just as her father came running up, pale and disturbed.