Fetter

Fet"ter

, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Fettered (); p. pr. & vb. n. Fettering.] 1. To put fetters upon; to shackle or confine the feet of with a chain; to bind.
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My heels are fettered, but my fist is free.
Milton.
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2. To restrain from motion; to impose restraints on; to confine; to enchain; as, fettered by obligations.
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My conscience! thou art fettered
More than my shanks and wrists.
Shak.
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