BOUND

bound

1. [Adjective]: confined by bonds; "bound and gagged hostages"

2. [Adjective]: held with another element, substance or material in chemical or physical union

3. [Adjective]: secured with a cover or binding; often used as a combining form; "bound volumes"; "leather-bound volumes"

4. [Noun]: the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something

5. [Noun]: a light springing movement upwards or forwards

6. [Noun]: a line determining the limits of an area

7. headed or intending to head in a certain direction; often used as a combining form as in `college-bound students''; "children bound for school"; "a flight destined for New York"

8. bound by an oath; "a bound official"

9. bound by contract

10. covered or wrapped with a bandage; "the bandaged wound on the back of his head"; "an injury bound in fresh gauze"

11. [Verb]: place limits on (extent or access); "restrict the use of this parking lot"; "limit the time you can spend with your friends"

12. [Verb]: move forward by leaps and bounds; "The horse bounded across the meadow"; "The child leapt across the puddle"; "Can you jump over the fence?"

13. [Verb]: spring back; spring away from an impact; "The rubber ball bounced"; "These particles do not resile but they unite after they collide"

14. [Verb]: form the boundary of; be contiguous to

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