Definitions For Trammel


  • A restraint that confines or restricts freedom (especially something used to tie down or restrain a prisoner)
  • A restraint that is used to teach a horse to amble
  • An adjustable pothook set in a fireplace
  • A fishing net with three layers; the outer two are coarse mesh and the loose inner layer is fine mesh


  • Place limits on (extent or amount or access)
  • Catch in or as if in a trap
  • To limit or restrict (something or someone) unfairly

Is Trammel a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Trammel is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Trammel in a Sentence

  • Laws that trammel our rights as citizens
  • Years after his death, she was still trammeled by inconsolable grief for her deceased husband
  • Students and parents who want to throw off the trammels of outdated school policies

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