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handcuffing

verb
present participle of handcuff

Synonyms & Antonyms of handcuffing

1 to confine or restrain with or as if with chains
  • wanted to take the trip, but was handcuffed by her responsibility to watch her ailing father

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“Handcuffing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/handcuffing. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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