Thesaurus / trammel

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

The only tools desirable to provide, in addition to those previously used, are a trammel and spokeshave or a circle plane.

This veto power was a trammel, and an unnecessary restraint on the freedom of legislation.

He rose and walked to the edge of the veranda, and stretched himself as if to shake off some trammel of thought.

A Tar-Heel BaronMabell Shippie Clarke Pelton

No Constitution, it is true, can "trammel up" facts and put power anywhere but where nature puts it.

AppearancesGoldsworthy Lowes Dickinson

Reason is confined within none of the partitions which trammel it in life.

The Book-loverJames Baldwin

I get just such oddities any time I lift my trammel net, but they are thrown away as "trash."

The libraries have not killed sincerity; they have done no more than trammel it.

A trammel net may be used under the ice by cutting two holes through it at a convenient distance apart.

Then, to talk of precedents where things cannot be alike, is to trammel men down by rules which would be injurious in the issue.

It seems to stifle the soul and trammel the body, so as to make them good fornothing.

USE trammel IN A SENTENCE

Join our early testers! See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORDS RELATED TO TRAMMEL

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