give full rein to (one)

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give full rein to (one)

To give one complete freedom to do what one wants or chooses. "Rein" refers to the reins of a horse. Can you believe the boss gave full rein to me? Finally, I can present a campaign with my own vision!
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WHEN Bernie Turner turned her attentions to decorating her basement, she admits she gave full rein to her theatrical side.