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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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Detainees will also not be handcuffed, unless he or she is considered a security risk, MACC chief Latheefa Koya added.
He was informed by the accountability watchdog's representative that the suspects were brought to the court from jail by police and that NAB had not put them in handcuffs.
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Earlier on Tuesday, Co-Chairman Pakistan People's Party (PPP) and former president Asif Ali Zardari by expressing his anger said that if you brought an 80 years old banker in the court with handcuffs how will the economy survive.
"The police officers also engaged the woman in conversation and used handcuffs to secure her to the viaduct bridge.
Such indiscriminate and insensitive use of handcuffs is a blot on the collective conscience of the nation.
There has been an outcry after pictures showing his body lying in a hospital bed with his hands in handcuffs and chains began doing rounds on social media.
Earlier, former VC Punjab Univ was paraded in handcuffs. Ultimate violation of human dignity.
However, it is naive to produce accused in court in handcuffs as it evokes sympathy for them and makes heroes out of villains.
It is to worth mentioning here that last day the Apex court has also convened a suo motu hearing on the matter of ex-Punjab University vice chancellor Dr Mujahid Kamran and four other former university officials being brought to a court in handcuffs.
Lawyers of the arrested professors lodged a strong protest with the court against the NAB for producing their clients handcuffed. They complained that the same NAB produced former chief minister Shehbaz Sharif before the same court without handcuffs.
"Then you can go around, seeking bail in handcuffs," he added.
The Dubai Court of First Instance sentenced the accused Moroccan on Tuesday to three months in jail for assaulting the policewoman and injuring her when she kicked the handcuffs.