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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Something that confines the legs or arms so as to prevent their free motion. (plural)

Usage examples (32)
  • The DC to break or slip out of the shackles is 30.
  • Finally liberated from major label shackles, DiS speaks to ...
  • A creature bound by the shackles is considered to be entangled.
  • He appealed to Germanic pride to throw off what he called the shackles of the Treaty of Versailles. for more
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