French translation of 'shackles'
- (on prisoner)
- (figurative, = restrictions)
the shackles of the past
le joug du passéto throw off the shackles of the past
se libérer du joug du passé
Example Sentences Including 'shackles'
And you've not come up with owt, else you'd have him banged up, preferably underground and in shackles.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
True, they were not the iron shackles of the old prison movies, just some very tough, light-coloured plastic, but still!C B Greenfield - A Little Madness
Perhaps nothing else could have broken me from those shackles of Skill-fascination.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
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Translation of shackles from the Collins English to French Dictionary