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fetter

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈfet.ər/ US  /ˈfet̬.ɚ/
literary to keep someone within limits or stop them making progress
束縛;限制;抑制
He felt fettered by a nine-to-five office existence.
朝九晚五的辦公室生活讓他覺得頗受束縛。
Limiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
to tie someone to a place by putting chains around their ankles
給(某人)上腳鐐
Fastening and tying
Translations of “fetter”
in Chinese (Simplified) 束缚, 限制, 抑制…
(Definition of fetter from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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