bounded bounded  /ˈbaʊn dəd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having the limits or boundaries established

Usage(s):

  1. Once John McCain was nominated, the election was a snoozefest until our hero bounded out of the Alaskan tundra.
  2. Suddenly, she smiled and, to the surprise of the Pakistani cop, bounded over and gave him a kiss.
  3. After a media makeover, he bounded into the muckraking business in 1989, timing his move perfectly.

News

  1. Royal Poinciana PUD-5 plan approved

    The Town Council approved heavily debated zoning changes Wednesday that are intended to control redevelopment in the Royal Poinciana Way business district while preserving the street’s old main-street character. The council voted 3-1 to adopt ordinances that would amend the zoning code and comprehensive plan to create a planned unit development, or PUD-5, in the five-acre block bounded by Royal ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Palm Beach Daily News

  2. Boil water order issued in parts of Broward County

    A precautionary boil water order was issued Wednesday for parts of Broward County after E. coli was detected in the South Broward Regional Wellfield. Cities included in the advisory are Dania Beach, Hallandale Beach, Hollywood and Broward County Water and Wastewater Services customers in parts of Dania Beach, Hollywood, Miramar (area bounded by Pembroke Road to the north, S.R. 7 to the east ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Local 10 Miami

  3. Worcester announces street sweeping schedule

    WORCESTER - Beginning today, the city's Department of Public Works and Parks will begin sweeping the areas bounded by Brooks Street, West Boylston Street, Assumption Avenue, Burncoat Street, Quinapoxet Lane, East Mountain Street and Briar Lane.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Quotes

  1. A friend of Williams says, "At first, Robbie stood there smirking when Pesci bounded over waving a club. But he quickly realised the seriousness of the situation and ordered his pals to move their cars. Robbie has never had any sort of dispute with...
    on Apr 16, 2007 By: Robbie Williams Source: Contactmusic.com

  2. "I was standing in the bathroom and I'm like, 'I lost. No big deal,'" Boitano said. "Christopher bounded in with that look that he's happy to see me. I'm like, 'What are you waving your head yes at?' He's like, 'You won. Your name is on that...
    on Jan 17, 2008 By: Brian Boitano Source: USA Today

  3. "The main thing is to agree on a bounded period in which the entire population would live by the same rule," he said.
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Alan Whiteside Source: The Guardian

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