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See definition of trammels on Dictionary.com
  • as inbridle
  • as incircumscription
  • as inconfinement
  • as infetters

synonyms for trammels

  • check
  • control
  • curb
  • deterrent
  • hackamore
  • halter
  • headstall
  • leash
  • rein
  • restraint
  • custody
  • detention
  • incarceration
  • internment
  • jail
  • repression
  • bonds
  • bounds
  • check
  • circumscription
  • coercion
  • constraint
  • control
  • cramp
  • curb
  • delimitation
  • keeping
  • limitation
  • safekeeping
  • bounding
  • constrainment
  • immuration
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antonyms for trammels

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  • encouragement
  • liberation
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How to use trammels in a sentence

Grave and intrepid, he manifested a decision which set all trammels at defiance.
HISTORY OF THE REFORMATION IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY, VOL 2J. H. MERLE D'AUBIGN
Four or five hours ago she had entered that car as "free from the trammels of passion" as a vestal virgin.
SOUTHERN HEARTSFLORENCE HULL WINTERBURN
They broke away from the ancient trammels of customary forms, and replaced law with liberty of thought, and tradition with poetry.
NEEDLEWORK AS ARTMARIAN ALFORD
English public opinion in spite of many trammels had a potent influence.
THE ENGLISH UTILITARIANS, VOLUME I.LESLIE STEPHEN
Suddenly he was all savage; as upon a night in Fair View house he had cast off the trammels of his white blood, so now.
AUDREYMARY JOHNSTON
Would it not be better for him to abandon the idea of office trammels, and go among them on the People's Banner?
PHINEAS FINNANTHONY TROLLOPE
To be educated is to liberate the mind from its trammels and fears—to set it free, new-chiseled from the rock.
LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF THE GREAT - VOLUME 12ELBERT HUBBARD
He had not wholly freed himself, however, from archetypal trammels.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 14, SLICE 1VARIOUS
We are about to set them free by removing the trammels of the protective tariff.
PRESIDENT WILSON'S ADDRESSESWOODROW WILSON
Many of these trammels to correspondence were removed by special conventions before the Postal Union came into being.
THE HISTORY OF THE POST OFFICE IN BRITISH NORTH AMERICAWILLIAM SMITH
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO TRAMMELS

  • check
  • control
  • curb
  • deterrent
  • hackamore
  • halter
  • headstall
  • leash
  • rein
  • restraint
  • trammels
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.