Chained - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈtʃeɪnd|  American pronunciation of the word chained
Brit.  |tʃeɪnd|  British pronunciation of the word chained
- this word is a past tense form of the verbto chain
- this word is a past participle form of the verbto chain

adjective

- bound with chains(syn: enchained)

enchained demons strained in anger to gnaw on his bones

Examples

She chained her bicycle to the post and went inside.

...after having been chained for so long, the suddenly footloose dog ran helter-skelter about the yard...

In former times, prisoners were chained to the wall or to one another.

Vex not too far the lion, chained though he be.

Four activists chained themselves to the gates.

The elephants were chained up by their legs.

Their hands and feet were chained together.

She felt chained to the kitchen sink.

I don't want a job where I'm chained to a desk all day.

Of course the dog makes such a noise, the poor creature is chained up all day.

the prisoner's ankles were so chained together that they could only march in lockstep

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