What does shackled mean?

Definitions for shackled

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word shackled.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fettered, shackled(adj)

    bound by chains fastened around the ankles


  1. shackled(Adjective)

    Restrained by shackles, chained.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Shackled

    of Shackle


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Hillary Clinton:

    This generation will not be shackled by fear and hate.

  2. 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.

  3. Benjamin Netanyahu:

    The Middle East is plagued by anti-Western, anti-democratic and anti-American extremism. Terrorists brutally behead their shackled captives before video cameras. Despots lead their people in chants of 'Death to America' while building intercontinental ballistic missiles to reach America.

  4. Fox News contributor Charles Krauthammer:

    I don't know why everybody's surprised of Bret Baier lack of discipline. I mean Bret Baier's been out there for 15 months, Bret Baier's completely undisciplined, yet, for about a month Bret Baier's been led around, shackled, handcuffed by Bret Baier staff, made to read from the teleprompter.

  5. Chetan Dube:

    A large part of your brain is shackled by the boredom and drudgery of everyday existence, you have to drive a car, vacuum the floor or take the garbage out. But imagine if technology could come along and take care of all these mundane chores for you, and allow you to indulge in the forms of creative expression that only the human brain can indulge in. What a beautiful world we would be able to create around us.

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