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enfetter

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of enfetter

  1. to confine or restrain with or as if with chains <enfettered by debt, she was in no position to take early retirement> Synonyms chain, enchain, bind, fetter, gyve, handcuff, manacle, pinion, shackle, trammelRelated Words bit, hobble, hog-tie, iron, lash, secure, tie, truss; attach, fasten, join, link; confine, constrain, curb, hamper, hinder, impede; limit, restrict; entangle, tangleNear Antonyms emancipate, free, liberate, loose, release, rescue; undo, unfasten, untangle, untie; detach, disengageAntonyms unbind, unfetter, unshackle




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