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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SHACKLES

Masses of Asia have awakened to strike off shackles of the past.

A physician was immediately summoned, who ordered my shackles removed.

It is not for nothing, Jack, that I have disliked the life of shackles.

But unlike Froment he cannot shake off the shackles of his priesthood.

We removed his shackles and on the following day he called for books to read.

With a grunt, he bent down and examined his shackles closely.

In another moment, he stood erect, freed from the shackles which had bound him.

The shackles imposed on this power, in the Confederation, are discarded.

Thus Abe helped him throw off the shackles of drink and made a man of him.

But for such snapping of my shackles I might have become crippled for life.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.