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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tethered(adj)

    confined or restricted with or as if with a rope or chain

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tethered

    of Tether

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tethered in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tethered in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of tethered in a Sentence

  1. Adlai E. Jr. Stevenson:

    If we value the pursuit of knowledge, we must be free to follow wherever that search may lead us. The free mind is not a barking dog, to be tethered on a ten-foot chain.

  2. John Yanchunis:

    So many devices are tethered to the Internet, and consumers simply don't have a realization of how that can be so easily exploited.

  3. The Secret Service:

    In an effort to expand upon our current use of traditional manned aircraft platforms to provide overhead situational awareness, the U.S. Secret Service is developing a program to incorporate the use of several types of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) and tethered systems, these systems will serve as valuable tools the Secret Service will use to further our protective mission.

  4. State Bill Burns:

    This is coercive diplomacy without the diplomacy - in other words maximum pressure not tethered to clear or realistic goals.

  5. Sally Yates:

    And again, as I said, we can debate policies and we should, but it has to be based on a common set of facts, and the lack of any of even being loosely tethered to truth for some, I think is a really dangerous thing for our country.

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