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trammel
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
trammel /'træməl/
  • danh từ
    • lưới ba lớp (để đánh cá)
    • com-pa vẽ elip
    • dây xích chân ngựa (khi tập)
    • móc (để) treo nồi
    • (nghĩa bóng) trở ngại
      • the trammels of etiquette: những trở ngại của nghi lễ
  • ngoại động từ
    • đánh (bằng) lưới
    • (nghĩa bóng) ngăn trở, làm trở ngại
Concise Dictionary
trameled|trameling|tramelled|tramelling|tramels|trammels|trammeled|trammelled|trammeling|trammelling'træml
noun
+a fishing net with three layers; the outer two are coarse mesh and the loose inner layer is fine mesh
+an adjustable pothook set in a fireplace
+a restraint that is used to teach a horse to amble
+a restraint that confines or restricts freedom (especially something used to tie down or restrain a prisoner)
verb
+catch in or as if in a trap
+place limits on (extent or access)

Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
1 Usually, trammels. impediment(s), hindrance(s), shackle(s), handicap(s), check(s), restriction(s), restraint(s), curb(s), deterrent(s), constraint(s), hitch(es), snag(s), (stumbling) block(s), obstacle(s), bar:
He managed to avoid the trammels of domesticity.
v.
2 impede, hinder, handicap, check, restrain, curb, deter, constrain, block, obstruct, fetter, confine:
Do not let the limitations of what's practical and possible trammel your imagination.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ verb
(-ll-, AmE -l-) [VN] [often passive] (rare, formal) to restrict or limit sb's freedom of movement or activity: He felt himself trammelled by convention.
Compare: UNTRAMMELLED


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