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tether
used in The Souls of Black Folk

2 uses
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Definition
to tie so as to limit the boundaries of movement; or the rope or other material used to do the tying
  • But half was spoken; The slave's chains and the master's Alike are broken; The one curse of the races Held both in tether; They are rising—all are rising— The black and white together.
    Chapter 5 (1% in)
  • Forty-five years he had lived here, and now supports himself and his old wife by the help of the steer tethered yonder and the charity of his black neighbors.
    Chapter 7 (38% in)

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