bounden

adjective
bound·en | \ˈbau̇n-dən \

Definition of bounden 

1 archaic : being under obligation : beholden

2 : made obligatory : binding our bounden duty

Examples of bounden in a Sentence

a rugged individualist who refused to be bounden to any man

First Known Use of bounden

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for bounden

Middle English

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