MAN'ACLE, n. [L. manica; from manus,the hand.] An instrument of iron for fastening the hands; hand-cuffs; shackles. It is generally used in the plural,manacles.

MAN'ACLE, v.t. To put on hand-cuffs or other fastening for confining the hands.

1. To shackle; to confine; to restrain the use of the limbs or natural powers.

Is it thus you use this monarch, to manacle him hand and foot?