manacle


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Synonyms for manacle

handcuff

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Synonyms for manacle

something that physically confines the legs or arms

to restrict the activity or free movement of

Synonyms for manacle

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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They soon find themselves under attack by strange craft from outer space and Jake finds his manacle is in fact a weapon.
44 Stand Asides may not be an exciting option for Titan players, the Graviton Forfeit and Nothing Manacles may be worth the Strange Coin.
MIANWALI -- Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman, Imran Khan Sunday said in Sindh and Punjab his party's actual contest is going to be with Station House Officers (SHOs) and Patwaris in the upcoming Local Government elections.In his address to PTI's public meeting here, Imran Khan said his message for his party's activists is that they must not be overcome by fear from any side.You have to play your match like a captain who doesn't give up and continues to fight till the last bowl, the PTI Chairman exhorted.He said in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa the police had even put manacles in the wrists of a serving minister in the local government elections in KP.
One discerns bloodiness from the siren Another brandishes the manacles
The London quartet, under the direction of US rock producer Ross Robinson, have ripped off the manacles of their nu-rave beginnings.
The exhibit has a collection of manacles and leg irons, which you can handle.
Like Tate's display, the Hayward touring show, 'Mind-Forg'd Manacles', features watercolours, sketches and plates from Blake's illuminated books alongside other contemporary prints showing attitudes to slavery.
A policeman today told the court in Darwin he had forgotten that manacles allegedly used to restrain Ms Lees were informally examined in South Australia.
For the more general audience, I would suggest they enjoy the larger and more thorough Undertaker of the Mind, which will soon become required reading (along with Roy Porter's Mind Forg'd Manacles [1987]) for any student of early-modern British psychiatry.
Both inmates were put in solitary confinement with leather manacles, according to the prison.
Yet government support has been lean ever since Margaret Thatcher slapped manacles on the slender wrists of the arts.
Both Pyotr Petrovich's "Tarzan Swing" and a philosophical prison rat's "Ontology of Childhood" mingle detached self-absorption with naive wonder while mapping the compelling topographies of their respective mind-forged manacles. "Bulldozer Driver's Day" proves an occasion for displaying Perestroika's ground zero, where getting soused is the principal preoccupation, a beating the reward for meritorious service.
Cllr Gascoigne's own father and grandfather have both carried out repairs to the stocks in the past, but they were removed last year on the orders of the town council after the wooden foundations rotted away Cllr Gascoigne set to work by replacing two pieces with new oak, and shot-blasted and repainted the various iron manacles and brackets.
"If you've got any manacles on your mind, and the main one is the sense that 'I want t control it all,' you just won't to do it.