Synonyms of fetter in English:

fetter


See definition of fetter

verb

1‘the captive was branded and fettered’

SYNONYMS

shackle, manacle, handcuff, clap in irons, put in chains, bind, tether, rope, hobble

secure, restrain

informal cuff

rare enfetter, gyve

2‘these obligations do not fetter the company's powers’

SYNONYMS

restrict, restrain, constrain, confine, limit

hinder, hamper, impede, obstruct, handicap, hamstring, encumber, inhibit, check, curb, tie down

tie someone's hands, cramp someone's style

literary trammel