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gyve

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of gyve

  1. to confine or restrain with or as if with chains <a woman who was gyved by a fear of being alone in the world> Synonyms chain, enchain, enfetter, fetter, bind, 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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