Shackle Synonyms

shăk'əl

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Synonyms for Shackle

To hold, fasten, or secure so as to prevent or limit movement:
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A handcuff; fetter or shackle for the hand
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To tie or fasten tightly together, with a cord, band, ligature, chain, etc.
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To prevent the free movement, action, or progress of:
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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.
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A restraining or being restrained
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Hobble is defined as to limp. walk or speak in an awkward way, or to cause some other person or animal to have trouble moving forward or walking.
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To fetter is defined as to hold something back or to bind.
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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.
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To mark with a band for identification
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To control or restrain:
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To roll up (beef or other meat) and bind it with string preparatory to cooking.
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To shut or keep in, especially to imprison.
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To check, restrain, or control (an impulse or activity, for example); rein in.
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To keep back; restrain; get in the way of; prevent; stop
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To tie together the feet or legs of.
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To bar or hinder the progress of; obstruct or delay
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To pass an iron over (clothing or some other item made of cloth) in order to remove creases.
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Third-person singular simple present indicative form of iron
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To check or control by or as by a leash
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To cut off or bind the pinions of (a bird) to keep it from flying
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(Intransitive) To produce music with bells.
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To tie, fasten, or attach with a rope or other cord.
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To bring to a halt; stop
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(Music) To connect with a tie
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To entangle, as in a net.
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To unite, to connect.
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A sum paid as a guarantee of a person's appearance at court for trial; bail:
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A shackle or fetter, especially for the leg.
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To destroy or hinder the efficiency of; frustrate:
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To tie an animal's or someone's feet together; originally all four legs of a quadruped.
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Words Related to Shackle

(Hurling) The usual means of restarting play after a foul is committed, where the non-offending team restarts from where the foul was committed.
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To contribute to the effectiveness or improvement of (something); improve or advance:
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Find another word for shackle. In this page you can discover 37 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shackle, like: restrain, manacle, leg iron, bind, hamper, handcuff, restraint, hobble, fetter, chain and band.