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Definitions of shackle:
  • noun:   a restraint that confines or restricts freedom (especially something used to tie down or restrain a prisoner)
  • noun:   a U-shaped bar; the open end can be passed through chain links and closed with a bar
  • verb:   restrain with fetters
  • verb:   bind the arms of
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #60344)

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