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See definition of manacles on Dictionary.com
  • as infetters
  • as iniron
  • as inrestraint

synonyms for manacles

  • bonds
  • captivity
  • chains
  • check
  • cuffs
  • curb
  • handcuffs
  • hindrance
  • irons
  • obstruction
  • restraint
  • shackles
  • trammels
  • bilboes
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antonyms for manacles

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  • aid
  • assistance
  • encouragement
  • freedom
  • help
  • liberation
  • promotion
    • allowance
    • enlargement
    • permission
    • advantage
    • aid
    • assistance
    • beginning
    • continuation
    • encouragement
    • expansion
    • freedom
    • go
    • help
    • independence
    • indulgence
    • liberation
    • liberty
    • license
    • promotion
    • release
    • start
    • support
    • agitation
    • arousal
    • wildness
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    How to use manacles in a sentence

    I hear the sound of the hammer, I see the smoke of the furnaces where manacles and fetters are still forged for human limbs.
    SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
    In mad gameThey burst their manacles and wear the name Of Freedom, graven on a heavier chain!
    THE ONTARIO READERS: THE HIGH SCHOOL READER, 1886MINISTRY OF EDUCATION
    She struck one of the Manacles, and within twenty minutes was submerged with the exception of masts and funnel.
    THE CORNWALL COASTARTHUR L. SALMON
    To relate the stories of even a few might be monotonous, after those of which we have already spoken at the Manacles.
    THE CORNWALL COASTARTHUR L. SALMON
    The manacles were removed after much labour; but their unhappy bearers, when relieved of them, were unable to stand erect.
    RECOLLECTIONS OF THIRTY-NINE YEARS IN THE ARMYCHARLES ALEXANDER GORDON
    The Dakota who stabbed the white soldier managed to get his manacles partly off, and ran for the council.
    MARY AND ISTEPHEN RETURN RIGGS
    The manacles cut into his flesh, for his wrists had swollen as he lay there, and the burning thirst was becoming maddening.
    JOLLY SALLY PENDLETONLAURA JEAN LIBBEY
    I had expected manacles and a roommate guard at the least, but my gentlemanly jailer spared me both.
    THE MASTER OF APPLEBYFRANCIS LYNDE
    But the bond between the two was not broken, for from wrist to wrist showed taut the steel chain of the manacles.
    WITHIN THE LAWMARVIN DANA
    We found four million human beings in manacles, and now the hands of a race are held up in the free air without a chain.
    THE WORKS OF ROBERT G. INGERSOLL, VOL. 9 (OF 12)ROBERT G. INGERSOLL
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO MANACLES

    • bilboes
    • bonds
    • captivity
    • chains
    • checks
    • cuffs
    • curbs
    • handcuffs
    • hindrances
    • irons
    • manacles
    • obstructions
    • restraints
    • shackles
    • trammels
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.