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See definition of manacling on Dictionary.com
  • as inrestrain
  • as inshackle
  • as intether
  • as inbind
  • as intrammel
  • as incurb
  • as infetter

synonyms for manacling

  • confine
  • constrain
  • curb
  • curtail
  • detain
  • deter
  • govern
  • hamper
  • hinder
  • inhibit
  • keep down
  • kill
  • limit
  • prevent
  • repress
  • restrict
  • subdue
  • suppress
  • arrest
  • bind
  • bridle
  • chain
  • check
  • circumscribe
  • contain
  • control
  • cool
  • cork
  • debar
  • delimit
  • direct
  • fetter
  • gag
  • guide
  • handicap
  • harness
  • hold
  • impound
  • imprison
  • jail
  • keep
  • manacle
  • muzzle
  • pinion
  • proscribe
  • stay
  • bottle up
  • box up
  • choke back
  • crack down
  • hem in
  • hogtie
  • keep in line
  • lock up
  • pull back
  • sit on
  • tie down
  • tie up

antonyms for manacling

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  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • encourage
  • free
  • help
  • let go
  • liberate
  • permit
  • promote
  • release
  • start
  • turn on
  • abandon
  • forsake
  • give up
  • leave
  • loose
  • loosen
  • misguide
  • mislead
  • neglect
  • set free
  • free
  • loose
  • release
  • let go
  • loosen
  • lose
  • unfasten
  • untie
  • unchain
  • unshackle
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How to use manacling in a sentence

My Soul is not free: God hung a string of curses, like a little manacling chain, round its neck long and long ago.
I, MARY MACLANEMARY MACLANE
Before this conception we might well shudder, for its irons are secretly manacling our own limbs.
MONKS, POPES, AND THEIR POLITICAL INTRIGUESJOHN ALBERGER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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