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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 ?
Still the vessel went bounding onward; and now Theseus could hear the brazen clangor of the giant's footsteps, as he trod heavily upon the sea-beaten rocks, some of which were seen to crack and crumble into the foaming waves beneath his weight.
They accord with the nature of such scenery, and add much to its romantic effect; bounding like goats from crag to crag, often trooping along the lofty shelves of the mountains, under the guidance of some venerable patriarch with horns twisted lower than his muzzle, and sometimes peering over the edge of a precipice, so high that they appear scarce bigger than crows; indeed, it seems a pleasure to them to seek the most rugged and frightful situations, doubtless from a feeling of security.
Soon the Lion was let loose from his den, and rushed bounding and roaring towards his victim.
I have seen an animal bounding with spirit, yet merely reined by a fore-finger and thumb, taken at full gallop across a courtyard, and then made to wheel round the post of a veranda with great speed, but at so equal a distance, that the rider, with outstretched arm, all the while kept one finger rubbing the post.
The simplex with the best upper bounding function value is chosen.