Synonyms of 'chain'
1 tetherDictionary, coupling, link
The dogs were growling and pulling at their chains.
3 seriesDictionary, set, train
a horrific chain of events
a series of explosions
Only she and Mr Cohen had complete sets of keys to the shop.
a train of events which would culminate in tragedy
The incident was the latest in a string of attacks.
the sequence of events that led to the murder
He took a succession of jobs which have stood him in good stead.
the steady progression of events in my life
bindDictionary, confine, restrain
We were kept in a cell, chained to the wall.
All are bound by the same strict etiquette.
Police restrained her on July 28.
They tried to handcuff him but he fought his way free.
She was shackled to a wall.
He dismounted, tethering his horse to a tree.
My foes fettered me hand and foot.
His hands were manacled behind his back.
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He managed to break free of his bonds.
Thesaurus for chain from the Collins English Thesaurus
A chain consists of metal rings connected together in a line.