Part of speech:
(Nautical) A lack of forward motion.
Something, such as a fetter, cord, or band, that binds, ties, or fastens things together.
A restraining device, measure, or limit; a curb:
A band or fold at the end of a sleeve, either sewn in or detachable
Something that serves to restrict; a restraint:
A restraining device consisting of a pair of strong, connected hoops that can be tightened and locked about the wrists and used on one or both arms of a prisoner in custody.
Control of the expression of one's feelings; constraint:
A device, usually one of a pair connected to a chain, that encircles the ankle or wrist of a prisoner or captive.
A group of atoms, often of the same element, bound together in a line, branched line, or ring to form a molecule. &diamf3; In a straight chain , each of the constituent atoms is attached to other single atoms, not to groups of atoms. &diamf3; In a branched chain , side groups are attached to the chain. &diamf3; In a closed chain , the atoms are arranged in the shape of a ring.
An awkward, halting walk; limp
Great hardness or strength; firmness:
To prevent the free movement, action, or progress of:
To disable by cutting a hamstring
To check or control by or as by a leash
(Music) To join (notes) by a tie.
To confine, restrain, or shackle
shackle that consists of a metal loop that can be locked around the wrist; usually used in pairs
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