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fetters

noun [plural] uk   /ˈfet.əz/ us    /ˈfet̬.ɚz/
old use a pair of chains that were tied round the legs of prisoners to prevent them from escaping literary something that severely limits you: the fetters of motherhood
Translations of “fetters”
in Chinese (Traditional) 腳鐐, 桎梏, 束縛…
in Chinese (Simplified) 脚镣, 桎梏, 束缚…
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