bound and determined

Definition of bound and determined

:having a very strong feeling that one is going to do something and not allow anyone or anything to get in the way :very determined
  • We were bound and determined to finish the project on time.

Word by Word Definitions

bound play
  1. : ready

  2. : intending to go : going

  1. : a limiting line : boundary

  2. : something that limits or restrains

  3. : borderland

  1. : past tense and past participle of bind

  1. : to set limits to : confine

  2. : to form a separating line or the boundary of : enclose

  3. : to name the boundaries of

  1. : placed under legal or moral restraint or obligation : obliged

  2. : fastened by or as if by a band : confined

  3. : very likely : sure

  1. : leap, jump

  2. : the action of rebounding : bounce

  1. : to move by leaping

  2. : rebound, bounce

determined play
  1. : having reached a decision : firmly resolved

  2. : showing determination

  3. : characterized by determination


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