"atadura" in English

TRANSLATIONS & EXAMPLES
atadura{feminine}
tie{noun} (obligation, constraint)
Quizás ahora se libere de las ataduras que le tenían maniatado -transatlánticas y de otro tipo- y pueda asumir un papel distinto.
Perhaps Tony Blair will now break loose from some of the ties that bound him - cross-Atlantic ties and others - and will be able to take on a different role.
Esta iniciativa hará más fuertes a las víctimas y les ayudará a cortar las ataduras con su pasado ilegal tan pronto como hayan cercenado las relaciones con la red delictiva.
This initiative will make victims stronger and will help them to cut ties with their illegal past as soon as they have severed relations with the criminal network.
ball and chain[fig.] [idiom]
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CONTEXT EXAMPLES
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Su atadura es que se enfrentan a limitaciones a la producción muy rígidas, que fueron las condiciones para poder recibir las ayudas de los años 90.
They are facing rigid restrictions on production capacity and, of course, I know that these were the condition for high subsidies in the nineties.