What does handcuffs mean?

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  1. handcuffs(Noun)

    A fastening consisting of two metal rings, designed to go around a person's wrists, and connected by a chain or hinge.

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  1. Handcuffs

    Handcuffs are restraint devices designed to secure an individual's wrists close together. They comprise two parts, linked together by a chain, a hinge, or rigid bar. Each half has a rotating arm which engages with a ratchet that prevents it from being opened once closed around a person's wrist. Without the key, the handcuffs cannot be removed and so the handcuffed person is unable to move his or her wrists more than a few centimetres/inches apart, making many tasks difficult or impossible. This is usually done to prevent suspected criminals from escaping police custody.

How to pronounce handcuffs ?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say handcuffs in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of handcuffs in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of handcuffs in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of handcuffs in a Sentence

  1. Chuck Blazer:

    We can take you away in handcuffs now -- or you can cooperate.

  2. Kory Wright:

    I didn't even know I was arrested; they just put the handcuffs on me and searched me.

  3. Kern County Sheriff Donny Youngblood:

    Officer Singh's handcuffs were brought down, and they're on that guy for Officer Singh trip home.

  4. Bentzi Gopstein:

    Instead of giving me a prize for the important work I do to rescue the daughters of Israel, the state of Israel handcuffs me.

  5. Kevin Orcutt:

    The remainder of the training is for the control applications, which the martial arts experts don't teach because they're not putting people in handcuffs.

Images & Illustrations of handcuffs

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