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tether
used in Unbroken - adapted for young adults

4 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
  • Louie pulled himself along the tether, grabbed the raft wall, and scrambled aboard.
    p. 120.8
  • On another raft, tethered to the first, lay the pilot, a gash zigzagging across his forehead.
    p. 1.2
  • It had begun on August 7, when the Zeppelin had slipped its tethers in New Jersey and headed for Manhattan.
    p. 5.8
  • As he was pulled loose, he saw a raft tether, grabbed it, and tied it around his waist.
    p. 120.4

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