bounden bounden

Definition(s):

  • (adj) morally obligatory

Usage(s):

  • On Sunday, May 5, down upon their knees will go all loyal, God-fearing subjects of the King-Emperor to pray as follows : It is very meet, right, and our bounden duty that.

News

  • Two-player ballet with iOS, Android game Bounden

    This is "the most elegant" Bounden dance routine that took place at GDC, according to Game Oven designer Adriaan de Jongh and producer Eline Muijres. Sure, they may say that to every person who grabs the other half of de Jongh's iPhone, but it still...
    on March 22, 2014     Source: Joystiq

Quotes

  1. Mr Salmond said: "As the constituency MSP, not only am I absolutely entitled but I have a bounden duty under the parliamentary code to meet people on all issues of importance to my constituency. I have met people on both sides of the debate. Last...
    on Dec 9, 2007 By: Alex Salmond Source: BBC News

  2. "It is the bounden duty of the state government to ensure power supply and none other than the state government is responsible for the present crisis," Prasad said at a function in Chapra.
    on Jan 22, 2008 By: Lalu Prasad Source: Times of India

  3. "I have a prime obligation and a bounden duty to change this," Rajapaksa said.
    on Feb 2, 2009 By: Mahinda Rajapakse Source: Hindu

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