fetter Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “fetter” in the English Dictionary

"fetter" in British English

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fetterverb [T]

uk   /ˈfet.ər/  us   /ˈfet̬.ɚ/
literary to ​keep someone within ​limits or ​stop them from making ​progress: He ​felt fettered by a nine-to-five ​officeexistence. to ​tie someone to a ​place by putting ​chains around ​their ankles
(Definition of fetter from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fetter”
in Spanish cadenas, grilletes…
in Vietnamese cái cùm…
in Malaysian rantai…
in Thai โซ่ตรวน…
in French chaînes, fers…
in German die Fessel…
in Chinese (Simplified) 束缚, 限制, 抑制…
in Indonesian rantai…
in Chinese (Traditional) 束縛, 限制, 抑制…
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