fettered

71 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[fˈɛtəd], [fˈɛtəd], [f_ˈɛ_t_ə_d]

Synonyms:

hindered (verb)

baffled, barred, blocked, bottlenecked, braked, bunged, burdened, caught, checked, choked, clogged, complicated, congested, constipated, constrained, countered, cramped, crimped, crippled, curbed, dammed, delayed, detained, deterred, dragged, encumbered, entangled, entrapped, fouled, frustrated, hampered, hamstrung, handicapped, hindered, impaired, impeded, inhibited, interrupted, jammed, mired, obstructed, opposed, paralyzed, plugged, resisted, restrained, restricted, snagged, snarled, stayed, stopped, tangled, thwarted.

imprisoned (verb)

bridled, caged, collared, condemned, confined, fenced, handcuffed, harnessed, impounded, imprisoned, incarcerated, jailed, locked up, manacled, sentenced, shackled, straight jacketed, tethered.

Rhymes for Fettered:

  1. lettered, bettered;
  2. unfettered;

Quotes for Fettered:

  1. Poetry fettered fetters the human race. Nations are destroyed or flourish in proportion as their poetry, painting, and music are destroyed or flourish. William Blake.
  2. Can you not see that women could do and would do a hundred times more for the slave, if she were not fettered Angelina Grimke.
  3. Stone walls confine a tinker; cold iron binds a witch; but a musician's music can never be fettered for it lives first in her heart and mind. Charles de Lint.