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Bind (IPA: /ˈbaɪnd/)


Bind (v. t.)

To tie, or confine with a cord, band, ligature, chain, etc.; to fetter; to make fast; as, to bind grain in bundles; to bind a prisoner.

Bind (v. t.)

To confine, restrain, or hold by physical force or influence of any kind; as, attraction binds the planets to the sun; frost binds the earth, or the streams.

Bind (v. t.)

To cover, as with a bandage; to bandage or dress; -- sometimes with up; as, to bind up a wound.

Bind (v. t.)

To make fast ( a thing) about or upon something, as by tying; to encircle with something; as, to bind a belt about one; to bind a compress upon a part.

Bind (v. t.)

To prevent or restrain from customary or natural action; as, certain drugs bind the bowels.

Bind (v. t.)

To protect or strengthen by a band or binding, as the edge of a carpet or garment.

Bind (v. t.)

To sew or fasten together, and inclose in a cover; as, to bind a book.

Bind (v. t.)

Fig.: To oblige, restrain, or hold, by authority, law, duty, promise, vow, affection, or other moral tie; as, to bind the conscience; to bind by kindness; bound by affection; commerce binds nations to each other.

Bind (v. t.)

To bring (any one) under definite legal obligations; esp. under the obligation of a bond or covenant.

Bind (v. t.)

To place under legal obligation to serve; to indenture; as, to bind an apprentice; -- sometimes with out; as, bound out to service.

Bind (v. i.)

To tie; to confine by any ligature.

Bind (v. i.)

To contract; to grow hard or stiff; to cohere or stick together in a mass; as, clay binds by heat.

Bind (v. i.)

To be restrained from motion, or from customary or natural action, as by friction.

Bind (v. i.)

To exert a binding or restraining influence.

Bind (n.)

That which binds or ties.

Bind (n.)

Any twining or climbing plant or stem, esp. a hop vine; a bine.

Bind (n.)

Indurated clay, when much mixed with the oxide of iron.

Bind (n.)

A ligature or tie for grouping notes.

Bind

System call of the Linux kernel

BIND

DNS server software

Bind Synonyms

Bond, Adhere, Hold Fast, Stick, Stick T

Bind Synonyms

Bandage

Bind Synonyms

Constipate

Bind Synonyms

Hold, Oblige, Obligate

Bind Synonyms

Attach, Bond, Tie

Bind Synonyms

Tie, Tie Up, Tie Down

Bind Synonyms

Truss, Tie Up, Tie Down

BIND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Bachelor of Industry

BIND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Berkeley Internet Name Daemon

BIND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Berkeley Internet Name Domain

BIND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Berkeley Internet Name Domain server

BIND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Berkeley Internet Naming Daemon

BIND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Berkeley Internet Naming Domain

BIND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Berkely Internet Name Domain

BIND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Berkley Internet Name Daemon

BIND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Biological Investigational New Drug

BIND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Biomolecular Interaction Network Database

BIND (Acronym / Abbreviation)

Berkley Internet Name Domain

Bind Rhymes

Bind, Blind, Dined, Find, Fined, Freind, Grind, Hind, Kind, Lined, Mind, Mined, Pined, Rind, Shined, Signed, Twined, Whined, Wind, Wined

Aligned, Assigned, Behind, Combined, Confined, Consigned, Declined, Defined, Designed, Elkind, Enshrined, Entwined, Gschwind, Inclined, Maligned, Mankind, Opined, Refined, Remind, Resigned, Unkind, Unlined, Unsigned, Unwind

Disinclined, Intertwined, Realigned, Reassigned, Redefined, Redesigned, Unconfined, Undefined, Undermined, Unrefined


Spanish Translation

Bind in Spanish is Enlazar

Tagalog Translation

Bind in Tagalog is Bigkisin

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Canst thou bind the sweet influences of Pleiades, or loose the bands of Orion?" - Pleiades

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Let not mercy and truth forsake thee: bind them about thy neck; write them upon the table of thine heart." - Book of Proverbs

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Limitations are the shackles we bind to ourselves." - Toy Story That Time Forgot

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Our failings sometimes bind us to one another as closely as could virtue itself." - Luc de Clapiers, Marquis de Vauvenargues

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Self is the only prison that can ever bind the soul." - Self


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