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May 26, 2022

Word of the Day: Fetter

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Word of the Day : May 26, 2022

fetter \FET-er\ noun

What It Means

A fetter is a chain or shackle for the feet. Fetter is also used figuratively to refer to something that confines or restrains someone in some way.

// John keeps his smartphone with him when he goes hiking, but Linda leaves hers at home, preferring to free herself temporarily of the fetters of technology.

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Aired May 26, 2022

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