Synonyms of bound in English

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adjective

1‘he raised his bound ankles and kicked the door down’

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tied, tied up, roped, tethered, chained, fettered, shackled, hobbled, secured

in irons, in chains

2‘she was so far ahead that she seemed bound to win’

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certain, sure, very likely, guaranteed, destined, predestined, fated

British informal nailed on

3‘you're bound by the Official Secrets Act to keep this to yourselves’

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obligated, obliged, under obligation, compelled, required, duty-bound, honour-bound, constrained

pledged, committed

4‘religion and morality are bound up with one another’

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connected with, linked with, tied up with, united with, allied to, attached to, dependent on, reliant on


Synonyms of bound in English

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bound2


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verb

1‘the hares bound and skip in the warm sunshine’

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leap, jump, spring, bounce, hop, vault, hurdle

skip, bob, dance, prance, romp, caper, cavort, sport, frisk, frolic, gambol, gallop, hurtle

rare curvet, rollick, capriole


noun

1‘he crossed the room with a single bound’

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leap, jump, spring, bounce, hop, vault, hurdle

rare curvet, capriole


Synonyms of bound in English

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bound3


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verb

1‘corporate freedom of action is bounded by law’

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limit, restrict, confine, cramp, straiten, restrain, circumscribe, demarcate, delimit, define

2‘the heath is bounded by a hedge of conifers’

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enclose, surround, encircle, circle, ring, circumscribe, border

hedge in, wall in, fence in, close in, hem in, lock in, cut off

3‘the garden was bounded on the east by Swan Lane’

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border, adjoin, abut, meet, touch

be next to, be adjacent to, be contiguous with, be connected to