TRAMMEL MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Trammel Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To confine; to hamper; to shackle.
  2. (n.) A beam compass. See under Beam.
  3. (v. t.) To entangle, as in a net; to catch.
  4. (n.) A net for confining a womans hair.
  5. (n.) An iron hook of various forms and sizes, used for handing kettles and other vessels over the fire.
  6. (n.) Fig.: Whatever impedes activity, progress, or freedom, as a net or shackle.
  7. (n.) A kind of net for catching birds, fishes, or other prey.
  8. (n.) An instrument for drawing ellipses, one part of which consists of a cross with two grooves at right angles to each other, the other being a beam carrying two pins (which slide in those grooves), and also the describing pencil.
  9. (n.) A kind of shackle used for regulating the motions of a horse and making him amble.


Synonyms:
Bond, Bound, Confine, Ensnare, Entrap, Hamper, Limit, Restrain, Restrict, Shackle, Snare, Throttle, Trap,

• Trammel wheel Definition & Synonyms

  1. () A circular plate or a cross, with two or more cross grooves intersecting at the center, used on the end of a shaft to transmit motion to another shaft not in line with the first.


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