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nonindustrial

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agricultural, rural, undeveloped, developing, underdeveloped, unindustrialised, unindustrialized, nonindustrial.
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Correct spelling:
tethered
Definition:
Length of his tether, the extreme limits to which one can go.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
tethered.
limited
restricted.
restrained
confined, constrained, constricted, controlled, impeded, inhibited, restrained, restricted, shackled, Bridled, Detained, Hindered, Leashed, Collared, bound.
noun
tethered
bound.
verb
fastened
bound, braided, chained, clinched, connected, coupled, fastened, fused, glued, knitted, knotted, laced, linked, pasted, sewed, stitched, tied, woven, Basted, Bracketed, Buckled, Cemented, Hinged, Hitched, Lashed, Plaited, Tacked, Weaved, Welded, Stayed, Strapped, Stringed, Sutured, sewn spliced, zipped.
imprisoned
condemned, fenced, fettered, harnessed, imprisoned, jailed, Caged, Handcuffed, Impounded, Incarcerated, Manacled, Sentenced, locked up, straight jacketed.
restrained
bound, confined, constrained, constricted, controlled, impeded, inhibited, restrained, restricted, shackled, Bridled, Detained, Hindered, Leashed, Collared.
Examples of usage:
  1. They were tethered to the posts of the fence; they were grouped about the trees. – Riders of the Silences by Max Brand
  2. The pack- horses, tethered at a little distance from the barricade, offered an easy target, against which the Indians soon directed their fire, and the piteous cries of the wounded animals added to the tumult of the battle. – The War Chief of the Ottawas A Chronicle of the Pontiac War: Volume 15 (of 32) in the series Chronicles of Canada by Thomas Guthrie Marquis
  3. But what power it was that stood in the centre, breaking without an effort the spirit of the mad, fleeing, tethered creature, she could not tell. – Gone to Earth by Mary Webb
  4. At first she gave him milk, but as soon as he could eat grass he was tethered to a peg in the back garden and allowed to nibble for yards and yards and yards all round. – The Sun's Babies by Edith Howes
  5. No fires were lit in the camp below- yet movements of the animals told him where the Castilians tethered their wonderful comrades of the trail. – The Flute of the Gods by Marah Ellis Ryan

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