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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A chain or shackle for the feet. (plural)

Usage examples (36)
  • Noun : Boredom puts fetters upon the imagination
  • Have you taken a captive only to see him in fetters?
  • Ignatius called his fetters his spiritual jewels; he wore them as
  • Nebuchadnezzar bound him in fetters, to carry him to Babylon, and for more
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