Handcuffs definitions

(plural only) A fastening consisting of two metal rings, designed to go around a person's wrists, and connected by a chain or hinge.
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Plural form of handcuff.
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Third-person singular simple present indicative form of handcuff.
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Origin of handcuffs

Possibly influenced by Old English handcops, from hand + cops (“fetter, chains”), but due to lack of continuity (centuries between Old English and modern term), generally analyzed as a re-invention.