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shackles

noun
plural of shackle

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shackles

verb
present tense third-person singular of shackle

Synonyms & Antonyms of shackles (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to confine or restrain with or as if with chains
  • unwilling to shackle the dogs to the wall of the house

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“Shackles.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shackles. Accessed 26 Oct. 2021.

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