bound·​less | \ ˈbau̇n(d)-ləs How to pronounce boundless (audio) \

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.
Recent Examples on the Web For those who succeed, the reward can be boundless. Ashley Fetters, The Atlantic, "Classical Music Has a ‘God Status’ Problem," 31 Jan. 2020 Like me at his age, my son's love for watching and playing the game is boundless, a connection spanning three decades and half the world. Toby Harnden, Washington Examiner, "The game has changed, but soccer unites decades and the world," 9 Jan. 2020 The movie world can feel boundless in New Directors/New Films, which this year is showcasing work from Cape Verde, China, Jamaica, Japan, Portugal and beyond. Manohla Dargis And A.o. Scott, New York Times, "11 Movies You Need to Know at New Directors/New Films," 27 Mar. 2018 The family had to move out of Marlen’s house; the garage Marlen had furnished as their bedroom wasn’t big enough to contain Lia’s boundless energy, and Marlen’s husband and teenage daughter had lost patience with the visitors. Dara Lind, ProPublica, "“Women to One Side, Men to the Other”: How the Border Patrol’s New Powers and Old Carelessness Separated a Family," 31 Jan. 2020 Barth has brought new life and zest to the chamber, including her boundless energy and creativity. cleveland, "Rocky River Chamber of Commerce finds a new home and celebrates," 13 Jan. 2020 Think of the quintessential celebrity interior designer and a few descriptors will orbit around your mind: an aesthetic driven by luxury, boundless creativity, an eye for detail. Monique Valeris, ELLE Decor, "Tour a Grand Bel Air Estate Designed for Family Time and Entertaining," 10 Jan. 2020 Your sympathies are as boundless as the seas, so navigational devices are a must. Magi Helena, oregonlive, "Horoscope for Dec. 27, 2019: Virgo, time to apologize; Scorpio, accept what comes your way," 27 Dec. 2019 Her experience is written off as old age (despite boundless energy and mental acuity), her policy chops downgraded as schoolmarmish wonkery, and her enthusiasm for the campaign sometimes described as dorky. Tim Pearce, Washington Examiner, "Democratic columnist says 'fear and misogyny' preventing Elizabeth Warren from leading 2020 pack," 13 Jan. 2020

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First Known Use of boundless

1599, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of boundless was in 1599

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“Boundless.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Feb. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of boundless

: not limited in any way : having no boundaries


bound·​less | \ ˈbau̇nd-ləs How to pronounce boundless (audio) \

Kids Definition of boundless

: having no limits boundless energy

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