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Synonyms for bound

Synonyms for bound

to move in a lively way

a sudden lively movement

an act of bouncing or a bouncing movement

to put or form a border on

to be contiguous or next to

a demarcation point or boundary beyond which something does not extend or occur

the boundary surrounding a certain area

owing something, such as gratitude or appreciation, to another

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a light, self-propelled movement upwards or forwards

form the boundary of

confined by bonds

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held with another element, substance or material in chemical or physical union

secured with a cover or binding

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(usually followed by 'to') governed by fate

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covered or wrapped with a bandage

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headed or intending to head in a certain direction

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bound by an oath

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bound by contract

confined in the bowels

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References in classic literature ?
As for elves and fairies, and other such mummery, I purposely omit the mention of them, as I should be very unwilling to confine within any bounds those surprizing imaginations, for whose vast capacity the limits of human nature are too narrow; whose works are to be considered as a new creation; and who have consequently just right to do what they will with their own.
For though every good author will confine himself within the bounds of probability, it is by no means necessary that his characters, or his incidents, should be trite, common, or vulgar; such as happen in every street, or in every house, or which may be met with in the home articles of a newspaper.
In votes conducted over the past 30 days, the Boards of Outward Bound West (Golden, CO), Voyageur Outward Bound (Ely, MN), Hurricane Island Outward Bound (Rockland, ME) Expeditionary Learning Outward Bound (Garrison, NY) and the National Headquarters agreed to consolidate their programming within Outward Bound USA.
78-197, the Service stated that it would treat the proceeds from a charitable contribution followed by a redemption of a donee's stock, under facts similar to Palmer, 62TC 684 (1974), as donor income if the donee is legally bound or can be compelled by the corporation to surrender the shares for redemption.
This trip, the Balakleya discharged 800 pieces of cargo for a task force of 10th Mountain Division American peacekeeping forces bound for Kosovo.
The final model includes 73 water molecules and one phosphate group bound to the protein.
Iowa State Law Library, (hereafter ISLL) Bound Briefs, Peter Ewen v.
Each party relies on the other party's agreement to be bound by the arbitrator's decision.
Several methodologies have been used in the measurement of free and bound fractions of leptin.
Peter Cocoziello, president; Robert Cahill, senior vice president; Tom Michnewicz, vice president, Development; and Steve Kukan, senior vice president, all of The Advance Group, announced the donation to Mayor Frank Gilley of Bound Brook, former Mayor Ron Fasenello and Council President Brad Higginbottom at Town Hall on November 1st.
Our first indication that there might be a performance benefit to bound antioxidants in a hydrogenated elastomer came in 1989 during our initial work on the preparation of HNBR latex (ref 1).
Outward Bound is about metaphors, so students experience what it takes to overcome a challenge successfully, and then we facilitate a debrief so they can take this back to their homes, communities and schools.
E-HRP bound to the plasma membrane is developed using DAB; the DAB-based primary reaction product of peroxidase was used as an indication of the amount of E-HRP bound to the estrogen-binding sites.
Most scientists, however, had assumed that a protein sensed the metabolite and then bound to the mRNA.
Jesus says to Peter), "I will give you the keys of the kingdom of heaven, and whatever you bind on earth will be bound in heaven, and whatever you loose on earth will be loosed in heaven" (Matt 16:19).