bondage


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Synonyms for bondage

Synonyms for bondage

Synonyms for bondage

the state of being under the control of a force or influence or abstract power

the state of being under the control of another person

sexual practice that involves physically restraining (by cords or handcuffs) one of the partners

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She has held all the Munchkins in bondage for many years, making them slave for her night and day.
I shall therefore remit these duties when my bondage becomes intolerable.
I glanced at the first page; it seemed full of extravagant protestations of affection; impetuous longings for a speedy reunion - and impious defiance of God's mandates, and railings against His providence for having cast their lot asunder, and doomed them both to the hateful bondage of alliance with those they could not love.
Of Hazard"--that is the oldest nobility in the world; that gave I back to all things; I emancipated them from bondage under purpose.
I recollect seeing, years ago, at the prisons for idiots and madmen at Bicetre, near Paris, a poor wretch bent down under the bondage of his imprisonment and his personal infirmity, to whom one of our party gave a halfpenny worth of snuff in a cornet or "screw" of paper.
Her life, begun not unprosperously, had come down to this--to a mean prison and a long, ignoble bondage.
To deliver one's brother-men from bondage is an aim worth death and life.
The young girl spoke in high and enthusiastic terms of her mother, who, born in freedom, spurned the bondage to which she was now reduced.
He relates the story of his grandfather's carvings on the piano in a tale so imbued with rich images of bondage, acceptance, and retribution that it seems to have been handed down, father-to-son, detail-by-detail, since the time of its origin.
Sales of British designer Nichole de Carle's 'Onyx' collection are up by 50 per cent on the week - the designer's 220 pound 'Dream Catcher' stretch silk bondage bra and coordinating briefs with play braces 85 pound have virtually sold out as customers fight for a piece of the erotic look made famous by celebrities including Rihanna and Lady Gaga.
It's estimated that over a third of couples in the UK have indulged in a little light bondage.
He told of bondage and breath control play he had done with ex-girl friends.
Pellin on Sunday also acted out the story of Passover - the exodus of Jews from bondage in Egypt.
This being England the bondage group involved intended serving tea and pastries before the discipline, domination and submission sessions began.
IT was more bondage than Bondi for singer Holly Valance as she strutted her stuff in a cheeky pair of satin hotpants.