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.

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Yet the boundless themes of national identity, striving and becoming, of real and imagined Americas, and more, that flow from baseball’s unique status make its canon the richest by far. The Economist, "Baseball and exceptionalism," 8 June 2019 For your boundless generosity, unflappable honesty and kindness to all living things. Chloe Melas, CNN, "Kate Spade's husband posts moving tribute to the late designer," 7 June 2019 Even critics of his and Hartle’s specific formula, including Turok and Lehners, are crafting competing quantum-cosmological models that try to avoid the alleged pitfalls of the original while maintaining its boundless allure. Quanta Magazine, "Physicists Debate Hawking’s Idea That the Universe Had No Beginning," 6 June 2019 Among her weapons were a knack for character and boundless charisma. Eliza Berman, Time, "Emma Thompson Just Wants to Make Us Laugh—and Maybe Get Arrested," 6 June 2019 Your classical planetary ruler, boundless Jupiter, has been at the very top of your chart since November 2018, bringing you a wealth of opportunities for career growth. Randon Rosenbohm, Allure, "What April’s Pisces Horoscope Means for You," 31 Mar. 2019 The story of a young man remaking Hollywood with boundless energy and unstoppable ambition makes a refreshing contrast to the complacency of the current status quo. Richard Rushfield, WSJ, "‘Who Is Michael Ovitz?’ Review: Confessions of a Super Agent," 25 Sep. 2018 Teen shows might be pushing the envelope more and more, but very few of them are giving viewers pregnant Black teens with boundless ambition, intellect, and drive, who go on to be recognized as the most successful person in their entire grade., "Let's Put Some Respect On Liberty Van Zandt's Name, Degrassi Fans," 15 June 2018 Karl Lagerfeld was remembered Tuesday as a protean and peripatetic designer whose boundless creativity was rooted in an encyclopedic knowledge of fashion history. Ray A. Smith, WSJ, "Fashion World Recalls an Influential Legend," 19 Feb. 2019

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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 How to pronounce boundless (audio) \

Kids Definition of boundless

: having no limits boundless energy

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having a desire to acquire more things

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