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Synonyms for handcuff

Synonyms for handcuff

something that physically confines the legs or arms

to restrict the activity or free movement of

Synonyms for handcuff

shackle that consists of a metal loop that can be locked around the wrist

confine or restrain with or as if with manacles or handcuffs


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I left him handcuffed in the office and went to the next office .
Speaking to EuzgE-r DE-E-E-nce via his lawyer on Monday, the detained officer said he showed the soldiers accompanying him to hospital a court verdict that dictates imprisoned patients should not be handcuffed during transport to a hospital.
If it is found that an accused is of desperate and dangerous nature, and the police officer who arrests such person feels that handcuffing is essential, a detailed report shall be recorded specifying the reasons as to why handcuffing is essential in that particular case in the daily diary and then only should such person be handcuffed while being produced in the court," says the letter accessed by M AIL T ODAY .
Yesterday Sgt Clark told the hearing that Mr McCourt was sitting close to the police van which had transported him from Seaham to Peterlee, a journey of around nine minutes, had his eyes closed and was handcuffed behind his back.
Marvin's bandmates took him to Las Vegas to celebrate, where he was handcuffed to a rapping midget called 5 Cent.
Arlene Pattie says she was assaulted by PC George Stewart when he allegedly handcuffed her to a window then wrapped sellotape round her head during an attack.
Linda Burt, aged 49, "fell to her knees" after being handcuffed following her arrest for an alleged breach of the peace at Trident Close, Erdington in September 2003, the jury was told.
New York, Mar 25 (ANI): An American lady, who tried to keep her marriage from ending, handcuffed herself to her husband while he was sleeping.
The woman said she thought she would die as David Bowes throttled her, handcuffed her hands and feet and raped her at his Stockton home.
Officers handcuffed Mena and three other individuals found on the property and removed them to a converted garage where they were allowed to move around but were forced to remain handcuffed.
IF YOU SEE A TUXEDOED figure handcuffed to a briefcase at the next Emmy Awards, it's no James Bond impersonator--it's a CPA.
While the youth was handcuffed and lying face down in a bed in the security office, his mother frantically looked for her son in the store, the Antelope Valley Mall, and by driving her car in the surrounding neighborhood, the boy's attorney said.
The female detainee was handcuffed to a cross bar outside of a holding cell for over 7 hours, with no place to rest her elbow.
A mechanic escaped police despite being handcuffed and chased by helicopters, a court heard yesterday.
Three terrorist suspects, including Bourgass, were not handcuffed for an hour-and-a-half after police entered the flat.