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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: fetter(0.01106 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to fetter.
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English → English (WordNet)
n : a shackle for the ankles or feet [syn: hobble]
v : restrain with fetters [syn: shackle]
English → English (gcide)
Fetter \Fet"ter\ (f[e^]t"t[~e]r), n. [AS. fetor, feter; akin to
OS. feter[=o]s, pl., OD. veter, OHG. fezzera, Icel.
fj["o]turr, L. pedica, Gr. pe`dh, and to E. foot. [root] 77.
See Foot.] [Chiefly used in the plural, fetters.]
1. A chain or shackle for the feet; a chain by which an
animal is confined by the foot, either made fast or
disabled from free and rapid motion; a bond; a shackle.
[They] bound him with fetters of brass. --Judg. xvi.
2. Anything that confines or restrains; a restraint.
Passion's too fierce to be in fetters bound.
Fetter \Fet"ter\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fettered; p. pr. & vb.
1. To put fetters upon; to shackle or confine the feet of
with a chain; to bind.
My heels are fettered, but my fist is free.
2. To restrain from motion; to impose restraints on; to
confine; to enchain; as, fettered by obligations.
My conscience! thou art fettered
More than my shanks and wrists. --Shak.