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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Her boundless energy came across the Atlantic with her and was on display for all to see from the cable talk shows to the steps of New York’s City Hall. Christine Brennan, USA TODAY, "Opinion: Megan Rapinoe embodies all the swagger, fearlessness of the US World Cup team," 10 July 2019 After a rough year, the future seems boundless again. San Diego Union-Tribune, "Nevada star golfer back at Junior World after beating cancer," 8 July 2019 In the early days of Facebook, YouTube and Twitter, social media seemed to hold boundless promise. Hunter Holcombe, CBS News, "A "dictator's playbook" is threatening democracy. This woman is fighting back.," 27 June 2019 It’s poised to bring humanity boundless benefits but is vulnerable to monstrous weaponization. Rob Reid, Ars Technica, "Ars on your lunch break: There’s hope, and we’ll all be fine… probably," 20 June 2019 The accomplished pair share a nationality and boundless creative energy, which has earned them each multi-hyphenate-status. Lilah Ramzi, Vogue, "To Celebrate Their New Resort Line, Camilla Stærk and Helena Christensen Host a Rum-Soaked and Sun-Dappled Weekend in Puerto Rico," 18 Apr. 2019 Heatless styling One of the reasons wigs are so fun to wear is the boundless styling possibilities. Shammara Lawrence, Allure, "Lace Frontier: A Beginner's Guide to the World of Wigs," 10 Sep. 2018 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

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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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