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fetter
used in Howards End

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Definition
to restrain or hinder

or more archaically:

a shackle for the ankles
  • Ah, no; there was beauty and adventure behind, such as the man at her feet had yearned for; there was hope this side of the grave; there were truer relationships beyond the limits that fetter us now.
    Chapter 43 (12% in)

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