curb
noun.
an edge between a sidewalk and a roadway consisting of a line of curbstones (usually forming part of a gutter)
Synonym: curbing, kerb
noun.
a horse's bit with an attached chain or strap to check the horse
Synonym: curb bit
noun.
a stock exchange in New York
noun.
the act of restraining power or action or limiting excess
his common sense is a bridle to his quick temper
Synonym: bridle, check
verb.
lessen the intensity of; temper; hold in restraint; hold or keep within limits
moderate your alcohol intake|hold your tongue|hold your temper|control your anger
verb.
keep to the curb
curb your dogs
verb.
place restrictions on
curtail drinking in school