bound·less | \ ˈbau̇n(d)-ləs \

Definition of boundless 

: having no boundaries : vast boundless possibilities

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Other words from boundless

boundlessly adverb
boundlessness noun

Examples of boundless in a Sentence

We were filled with boundless joy. Her love for her family was boundless.

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Would this also reduce our prospects for love, health, and boundless potential? Amber Leventry, Longreads, "Making Peace with Selective Reduction," 29 June 2018 The president’s plans to expand fossil fuels seem as boundless as the tracts of wilderness below. Zack Colman, Scientific American, "A Trump Oil Boom Could Transform This Rocky Mountain Landscape," 13 July 2018 To that end, among others, the tent is built to withstand 150 mph winds, to include Gardner’s own tornado of a personality, with its boundless energy and supercharged vision. Eve Macsweeney, Vogue, "Tulum Comes to Canal Street, Palm Trees and All," 20 June 2018 But even in the midst of its many boundless pleasures, Incredibles 2 charges us with a mission that’s not for the faint of heart: to choose to look at one another instead of being fixated on the screens all around us. Time, "How ‘Incredibles 2’ Shows What It Means to Be Human," 14 June 2018 As has been borne out in nearly four decades of songs, more than 20 of them top 40 hits on the Billboard Hot 100, the lexicon of his story telling is that of the farmer, the small town purveyor, the boundless spaces sprawled between the headlines. Cathy Applefeld Olson, Billboard, "John Mellencamp Talks Taking a Knee During 'Colbert' Performance," 6 June 2018 Children’s classic about boundless horizons; on the reading list for the final class. Adam Sternbergh, The Cut, "Read This Story and Get Happier," 28 May 2018 Healing is cyclical in nature; a relentless, boundless cycle that begins and ends and begins again. Danielle Campoamor, Harper's BAZAAR, "I'm Not a Sexual Assault "Survivor"—I'm a Victim," 21 May 2018 As with Amazon, Wayfair’s employment growth seems boundless. Jon Chesto,, "Investors bet on Wayfair’s growth, even as the big losses continue," 2 May 2018

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First Known Use of boundless

1599, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of boundless

: not limited in any way : having no boundaries


bound·less | \ ˈbau̇nd-ləs \

Kids Definition of boundless

: having no limits boundless energy

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