Synonyms of trammel


1. trammel net, trammel, fishnet, fishing net

usage: a fishing net with three layers; the outer two are coarse mesh and the loose inner layer is fine mesh

2. trammel, pothook

usage: an adjustable pothook set in a fireplace

3. trammel, restraint, constraint

usage: a restraint that is used to teach a horse to amble

4. shackle, bond, hamper, trammel, restraint, constraint

usage: a restraint that confines or restricts freedom (especially something used to tie down or restrain a prisoner)


1. trap, entrap, snare, ensnare, trammel, capture, catch

usage: catch in or as if in a trap; "The men trap foxes"

2. restrict, restrain, trammel, limit, bound, confine, throttle, control, hold in, hold, contain, check, curb, moderate

usage: place limits on (extent or access); "restrict the use of this parking lot"; "limit the time you can spend with your friends"

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Definition and meaning of trammel (Dictionary)