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Noun handcuff has 1 sense
- handcuffs, handcuff, cuffs, cuff, handlock, manacle - shackle that consists of a metal loop that can be locked around the wrist; usually used in pairs
--1 is a kind of shackle, bond, hamper, trammel, trammels
Verb handcuff has 1 sense
- manacle, cuff, handcuff - confine or restrain with or as if with manacles or handcuffs; "The police handcuffed the suspect at the scene of the crime"
--1 is one way to fetter, shackle
They want to handcuff the prisoners