What does chains mean?

Definitions for chains

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. irons, chains(noun)

    metal shackles; for hands or legs

Freebase

  1. Chains

    "Chains" is a song composed by the Brill Building husband-and-wife songwriting team Gerry Goffin and Carole King and was a major hit for Little Eva’s backing singers, the Cookies, and later covered by the Beatles.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Chains

    chief town of the French dep. of Haute Vienne, where Richard Coeur de Lion was mortally wounded in 1199 by a shot with an arrow.

Editors Contribution

  1. chains

    Plural noun of the word chain.

    The new bridge design had a series of metal chains connecting some parts of the bridge.

Suggested Resources

  1. chains

    Song lyrics by chains -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by chains on the Lyrics.com website.

Anagrams for chains »

  1. cash in, chinas, in cash

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chains in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chains in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jo Stanley:

    We have nothing to lose but our chains

  2. Lady Mary Wortley Montagu:

    I prefer liberty to chains of diamonds.

  3. Jean-Jacques Rousseau:

    Man is born free and everywhere he is in chains.

  4. Jean Jacques Rousseau, The Social Contract:

    Man is born free, but everywhere he is in chains.

  5. Jean-Jacques Rousseau:

    Man is born free, yet he is everywhere in chains.

Images & Illustrations of chains

  1. chainschainschains

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