Synonyms of trammel in English:

trammel


See definition of trammel

noun

1‘he made progress towards an ideal which the trammels of tradition never allowed him to attain’

SYNONYMS
restraint, constraint, curb, check, impediment, obstacle, barrier, handicap, bar, block, hindrance, encumbrance, disadvantage, drawback, snag, stumbling block
shackles, fetters, bonds
ANTONYMS

help, assistance


verb

1‘the narrow skirt trammelled her steps’

SYNONYMS
restrict, restrain, constrain, hamper, confine, curb, check, hinder, handicap, obstruct, impede, interfere with, forestall, thwart, frustrate
hold back, retard, slow down, cramp, clog, straiten, hem in
hamstring, bridle, encumber, enmesh, ensnare
informal stymie
British informal throw a spanner in the works of
North American informal throw a monkey wrench in the works of
ANTONYMS

help, assist