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Word: shackle

Definition: chain; fetter; confine with shackles; N.


More Vocab Words

::: compatible - harmonious; in harmony with; able to exist together
::: emasculate - weaken; castrate
::: commandeer - take (private property) for military use without needing permission or giving payment; draft for military purposes
::: accessory - additional object; useful but not essential thing
::: delirium - mental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious
::: traduce - expose to slander
::: levity - lack of seriousness or steadiness; frivolity; lightness of manner
::: dwindle - shrink; reduce gradually
::: formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
::: expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)