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verb [intransitive] bound pronunciation in British English /baʊnd/
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present tense
I/you/we/theybound
he/she/itbounds
present participlebounding
past tensebounded
past participlebounded
  1. 1
    to run or jump taking large steps when you are full of energy or excitement
    bound into/across/towards:

    Polly came bounding into the room holding a letter.

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  2. 3
    formal if an area is bounded by a fence, trees, a river etc, this is what is around its edge

    The property is bounded on the north and east by a large residential neighbourhood.

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