Synonyms for bounded

Grammar : Adj
Spell : boun-did
Phonetic Transcription : ˈbaʊn dɪd

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Définition of bounded

Origin :
  • "to leap," 1580s, from French bondir "to rebound, resound, echo," from Old French bondir "to leap, rebound; make a noise, beat (a drum)," 13c., ultimately "to echo back," from Vulgar Latin *bombitire "to buzz, hum" (see bomb (n.)), perhaps on model of Old French tentir, from Vulgar Latin *tinnitire.
  • adj limited, confined
Example sentences :
  • Terlake fell short, crashed in among the oars, and bounded off into the sea.
  • Extract from : « The White Company » by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • She bounded about in the sun and chased the blue and yellow butterflies.
  • Extract from : « The Trail Book » by Mary Austin
  • He tried to climb a cliff that of old he had often bounded up at full speed.
  • Extract from : « The Biography of a Grizzly » by Ernest Seton-Thompson
  • I was gazing idly at the footpath opposite, which is bounded by the Luxembourg railings.
  • Extract from : « My Double Life » by Sarah Bernhardt
  • He bounded away, but his pet hounds sprang at him and caught him.
  • Extract from : « Classic Myths » by Mary Catherine Judd
  • Violante bounded forward, and nestled to the good man's heart.
  • Extract from : « The International Monthly, Volume 3, No. 2, May, 1851 » by Various
  • For Silvere had bounded upon him and dealt him a blow full in the face.
  • Extract from : « The Fortune of the Rougons » by Emile Zola
  • Puss had no sooner been liberated than she bounded out at the open door.
  • Extract from : « Adventures and Recollections » by Bill o'th' Hoylus End
  • She was bounded by insanity upon the north and upon the south.
  • Extract from : « The Stark Munro Letters » by J. Stark Munro
  • He scrambled after it, but it dodged his clutch and rolled and bounded on.
  • Extract from : « Galusha the Magnificent » by Joseph C. Lincoln

Antonyms for bounded

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