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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The event infuriated election vendors and state officials, who pointed out, correctly, that Russians don’t enjoy boundless physical access to their machines. Benjamin Wofford, Vox, "The midterms are already hacked. You just don’t know it yet.," 25 Oct. 2018 Although Pisces energy can be hard to contain (after all, the ocean is boundless), Venus absolutely adores dwelling in this sign. Aliza Kelly Faragher, Allure, "What the Position of Venus in Your Birth Chart Means for You," 31 July 2018 Compassion, sensitivity, patience, and a boundless love., "Janet Jackson Reminded Us Why She's An Icon In 10 Electric Minutes At The BBMAs," 21 May 2018 Huge should be used to describe your happiness…your boundless love for another person…your pride in your child. Ellie Delano, Woman's Day, "I'm Going To Try Something New: Talking About Myself With Love," 16 July 2014 Marge had a genuine, boundless curiosity about the lives of her family and friends and the world around her and had an enviable memory for any age., "Marjorie Bishop," 18 Mar. 2018 Compassion, sensitivity, patience and a boundless love. Temi Adebowale, Marie Claire, "Janet Jackson Gave an Amazing Speech at the Billboard Music Awards," 21 May 2018 With three active little ones, all under the age of five, proud parents Prince William and Kate Middleton, are loving the boundless energy in the palace. Megan Decker, Harper's BAZAAR, "Princess Charlotte Spent Her Birthday with Baby Prince Louis in the Cutest Way," 9 May 2018 Would this also reduce our prospects for love, health, and boundless potential? Amber Leventry, Longreads, "Making Peace with Selective Reduction," 29 June 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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