In 1592, after the death of his father, he took over the reins of power.
From 1896 to 1905, the football program was in a state of flux, with a new coach taking over the reins every year.
I only took over the financial reins three weeks before the end of the financial year!
His older brother, Brian, took over the reins of the team for the 2007-08 season.
"Thus you must take over the reins of power after I am gone."
I will take over the reins of leadership until such time as a new king is named.
His travels did not end after taking over the reins of the family business.
So what's it like to take over the reins of the notorious men's magazine?
Nevertheless, she said, a couple of other relatives are talking about taking over the reins this year.
Since this government took over the reins my retirement portfolio has lost more than half its value.