how to pronounce shackle /ˈʃækəl/
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shackle is pronounced in two syllables
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An example use of shackle in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… to shackle women but it is …”
meanings of shackle noun: A U-shaped piece of metal secured with a pin or bolt across the opening, or a hinged metal loop secured with a quick-release locking pin mechanism. A fetter-like band worn as an ornament. A link for connecting railroad cars; a drawlink or draglink. A restraint on one's action, activity, or progress. A length of cable or chain equal to 12+^1⁄2 fathoms or 75 feet, or later to 15 fathoms. A restraint fit over a human or animal appendage, such as a wrist, ankle or finger; normally used in pairs joined by a chain. Stubble. verb: To render immobile or incapable; to inhibit the progress or abilities of. To restrain using shackles; to place in shackles. To shake, rattle. words with pronunciation similar to shackle words that rhyme with shackle Did this page help you?