Synonyms of trammel in English:
he made progress towards an ideal which the trammels of tradition never allowed him to attain
restraint, constraint, curb, check, impediment, obstacle, barrier, handicap, bar, block, hindrance, encumbrance, disadvantage, drawback, snag, stumbling block;
(trammels) shackles, fetters, bonds
[Antonyms] help, assistance
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the narrow skirt trammelled her steps
restrict, restrain, constrain, hamper, confine, curb, check, hinder, handicap, obstruct, impede, interfere with, forestall, thwart, frustrate;
British informal throw a spanner in the works of
North American informal throw a monkey wrench in the works of
[Antonyms] help, assist
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