bond·​ed | \ ˈbän-dəd How to pronounce bonded (audio) \

Definition of bonded

: composed of two or more layers of the same or different fabrics held together by an adhesive bonded jersey

Examples of bonded in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Albert Wilson was Miami’s emotional leader, the veteran who would keep the receivers uplifted, and help the unit remain bonded. Omar Kelly,, "Dolphins looking for leaders, playmakers to step forward in receiver unit," 8 Aug. 2020 In his playing career at Texas Tech, Harrell had seen firsthand how a bonded offensive line could make a difference. Ryan Kartje, Los Angeles Times, "USC’s offensive line hits the grill in order to build up camaraderie," 28 Aug. 2019 He was separated from his bonded partner at a shelter in Utah. idahostatesman, "Meridian Pet of the Week: Toast," 12 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of bonded

1938, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of bonded was in 1938

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“Bonded.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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bond·​ed | \ ˈbän-dəd How to pronounce bonded (audio) \

Legal Definition of bonded

: in, operating under, or placed under a bond a bonded official

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