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enfetter

Syllabification: en·fet·ter
Pronunciation: /inˈfedər
 
, enˈfedər
 
/

Definition of enfetter in English:

verb

[with object] literary
Restrain (someone) with shackles.
Example sentences
  • For before this I had no Lord, nor King; but I was enfettered by the power of Satan, condemned to death, and entangled in sin and blindness.
  • I hope that I may yet find the rare chances to forget that I am an old, tired man who was enfettered by too many obligations.

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