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verb [transitive]     fetter pronunciation in British English
/ˈfetə(r)/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyfetter
he/she/itfetters
present participlefettering
past tensefettered
past participlefettered
  1. 1
    literary to limit someone’s freedom to do what they want
  2. 2
    to put chains on a prisoner’s feet
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