Definition of town-bound in English:

town-bound

adjective

  • 1Especially of a building: surrounded or bounded by a town.

  • 2Of a person: confined to a town or other urban area.

adjective

  • Travelling towards or headed for town; townward-bound.

Origin

Mid 17th century (in an earlier sense). From town + bound<br>late 19th century; earliest use found in The Pall Mall Gazette. From town + bound.

Pronunciation

town-bound

/ˈtaʊnbaʊnd/