What does shackled mean?

Definitions for shackled
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. fettered, shackledadjective

    bound by chains fastened around the ankles

Wiktionary

  1. shackledadjective

    Restrained by shackles, chained.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shackled

    of Shackle

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of shackled in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of shackled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of shackled in a Sentence

  1. Mike Pompeo:

    The United States government maintains relationships with unofficial partners around the world, and Taiwan is no exception. ... Today’s statement recognizes that the U.S.-Taiwan relationship need not, and should not, be shackled by self-imposed restrictions of our permanent bureaucracy.

  2. Simon Cheng:

    I was hung (handcuffed and shackled) on a steep X-Cross doing a spread-eagled pose for hours after hours, sometimes, they ordered me to do the 'stress tests', which includes extreme strength exercise such as 'squat' and 'chair pose' for countless hours. They beat me every time I failed to do so using something like sharpened batons.

  3. William E. Borah:

    Without an unfettered press, without liberty of speech, all of the outward forms and structures of free institutions are a sham, a pretense -- the sheerest mockery. If the press is not free; if speech is not independent and untrammeled; if the mind is shackled or made impotent through fear, it makes no difference under what form of government you live, you are a subject and not a citizen.

  4. Suzanne Sisley:

    With marijuana you have to go through added layers of government red tape. It highlights the way marijuana research is being shackled by politics.

  5. Ben Crump:

    Fortunately, a man who is paralyzed and fighting for his life after being shot seven times in the back, will no longer have to deal with the pain of having his ankles and wrist shackled and the traumatic stress of being under armed guard.

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