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fetter
used in Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

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Definition
to restrain or hinder

or more archaically:

a shackle for the ankles
  • Arm you, I pray you, to this speedy voyage;
    For we will fetters put upon this fear,
    Which now goes too free-footed.
    3.3 — Act 3 Scene 3 — A room in the Castle (25% in)
fetters = shackles (chains to bind the ankles)
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