Thesaurus > Related Words: shackle

  Words related to shackle

Related / Similar Words: bond, hamper, trammel, trammels, fetter, pinion

 

Definition:
  • a restraint that confines or restricts freedom (especially something used to tie down or restrain a prisoner);
  • a U-shaped bar; the open end can be passed through chain links and closed with a bar;
  • restrain with fetters;
  • bind the arms of;

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    Hyponyms: ball and chain, fetter, hobble, handcuffs, handcuff, cuffs, cuff, handlock, manacle, iron, irons, chain, chains

     

    Part Meronyms: padlock

     

    Derivational Morphology: restrict, restrain, trammel, limit, bound, confine, throttle, handicap, hinder, hamper, halter, cramp, strangle, fetter, bond, trammels, hobble

     

    Anagrams: hackles

     

     
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