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adjective as in bonded

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Evidently, Gibson CEO Henry Juszkiewicz in short order made himself into a poster boy for fettered capitalism.

Edward sent him to London, 'fettered on a hackney,' to undergo the same barbarous death as his heroic brother.

The whole city was like a prisoner, whose limbs are held while he is searched and fettered.

More than once he sighed—sighed heavily, as a man when fettered and compelled to act against his better nature.

She too hides somewhere, deep down, a poor fettered thing that would gladly join the revel, if it dared.

These (p. 119) statistics are of interest as showing what can be done by a club when not fettered by club premises.


On this page you'll find 113 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fettered, such as: confined, bound, chained, manacled, and restrained.

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