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shackle

US [ˈʃæk(ə)l]
UK ['ʃæk(ə)l]
  • v.束缚;给(某人)戴镣铐;阻挠;成为…的羁绊
  • n.桎梏;脚镣;手铐;束缚(物)
  • Web卸扣;钩环;枷锁
Plural Form:shackles  Present Participle:shackling  Past Tense:shackled  
shackle
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v.
1.
~ sb
给(某人)戴镣铐to put shackles on sb
The hostage had been shackled to a radiator.
当时人质被铐在暖气片上。
The prisoners were kept shackled during the trial.
审判期间,犯人戴着镣铐。
2.
[usupass]
~ sb/sth
束缚;阻挠;成为…的羁绊to prevent sb from behaving or speaking as they want

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