Synonyms of chain in English:

chain


See definition of chain

noun

1chains‘he had been held in chains while he was a prisoner’

SYNONYMS

fetters, shackles, bonds, irons, leg irons, manacles, handcuffs

informal cuffs, bracelets

archaic trammels, gyves, darbies, bilboes

2‘a chain of events’

SYNONYMS

series, succession, string, sequence, train, trail, run, pattern, progression, course, set, line, row, concatenation

3‘a chain of shops’

SYNONYMS

group

multiple shop, multiple store, multiple, firm, company


verb

1‘she chained her bicycle to the railings’

SYNONYMS

tie, secure, fasten, tether, hitch, bind, rope, moor

restrain, shackle, fetter, manacle, handcuff, hobble

confine, imprison

rare trammel, gyve