To better see all uses of the word
shackle
in
David Copperfield
please enable javascript.

shackle -- as in: you cannot shackle my spirit
Used In
David Copperfield
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Micawber being now on the eve of casting off the pecuniary shackles that have so long enthralled him,’ said Mrs. Micawber, ’and of commencing a new career in a country where there is sufficient range for his abilities, — which, in my opinion, is exceedingly important; Mr. Micawber’s abilities peculiarly requiring space, — it seems to me that my family should signalize the occasion by coming forward.

  • There are no more uses of "shackle" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • Half-naked, bruised, and shackled to the wall.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay
  • He holds up some sort of metal headgear that I instantly name the head shackle.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading