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enfetter

verb

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to confine or restrain with or as if with chains
  • enfettered by debt, she was in no position to take early retirement

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The first known use of enfetter was in 1599

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“Enfetter.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/enfetter. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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