One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Going or intending to go to college.‘advice for parents of college-bound teenagers’‘if you are college-bound, the chances are that you will have to take the SAT’
- ‘They planned it, baked cakes and washed cars to come up with the award in his name, which will be given to a college-bound senior to help buy books.’
- ‘Most families of college-bound seniors have already completed financial aid applications and will receive award offers soon.’
- ‘At this time of year, many parents of college-bound students approach their mailboxes with great anticipation.’
- ‘Parents who thought that their college-bound children were beginning a journey away from parental dependence are finding that the journey was a round trip.’
- ‘Many states provide scholarships and loans for college-bound students.’
- ‘The fairs offer an opportunity for college-bound students interested in music, arts and other related disciplines to meet with admission representatives from educational institutions with specialized programs in the visual and performing arts.’
- ‘Bobby is a smart boy with a bright future—he gets good grades and is college-bound.’
- ‘The percentage of college-bound high-school graduates pursuing engineering careers has consistently ranged around 9 percent over the past 30 years.’
- ‘You and your college-bound kids can get the inside scoop on campus culture at more than 800 universities from the people who really know—the students.’
- ‘I didn't really expect it to be like the movies, but I had the same hopeful aspirations every college-bound senior has.’
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