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So Craddock lay back again with a groan, and continued to work at the manacle which still held his right wrist.
THE DEALINGS OF CAPTAIN SHARKEYA. CONAN DOYLE
It was too dear, and silly and pathetic in Christina, but it seemed to manacle her.
THE NEST, THE WHITE PAGODA, THE SUICIDE, A FORSAKEN TEMPLE, MISS JONES AND THE MASTERPIECEANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
But should she clench her dimpled fists,Or contradict her betters, I'd manacle her tiny wristsWith dainty jewelled fetters.
THE BOOK OF HUMOROUS VERSEVARIOUS
He went to the door, opened it, and stood studying the gale that beat upon his cottage-front, straight from the Manacle Reef.
THE ROLL-CALL OF THE REEFA. T. QUILLER-COUCH (AKA "Q.")
I, with my handful of broken life, to let you manacle your splendid years to a lump of stone?
AUGUST FIRSTMARY RAYMOND SHIPMAN ANDREWS AND ROY IRVING MURRAY
Finally he leaned over the desk and shouted down to a reporter, "Thank God there is no manacle for the printing-press."
THE BATTLE OF PRINCIPLESNEWELL DWIGHT HILLIS
Leaping to their feet together, they bounded down upon Ralph, and laying firm hold upon him tried to manacle him.
THE SHADOW OF A CRIMEHALL CAINE
No marriage, honestly entered into, honestly lived out, could be a machine-wrought manacle.
THE BRENTONSANNA CHAPIN RAY
My loved and lovely Soul has worn it through the ages: manacle, shackle.
I, MARY MACLANEMARY MACLANE
She rose and waited patiently while the manacle was affixed to her wrist.
THE TEN-FOOT CHAINACHMED ABDULLAH
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WORDS RELATED TO MANACLE

  • alternations
  • catenas
  • concatenations
  • conglomerates
  • consecutions
  • continuities
  • groups
  • orders
  • progressions
  • rows
  • sequences
  • sets
  • strings
  • syndicates
  • trains
  • trusts
  • band
  • binding
  • chain
  • connection
  • cord
  • fastening
  • fetter
  • gunk
  • hobble
  • hookup
  • iron
  • ligature
  • link
  • linkage
  • manacle
  • network
  • nexus
  • restraint
  • rope
  • shackle
  • stickum
  • tie
  • tie-in
  • wire
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