Examples of housebound in a Sentence
She has been housebound since she fell.
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The one who took best actress was Marie Mullen, who portrayed Maureen, a 40-year-old virgin shackled to her imperious, housebound mother, Mag (the splendidly slatternly Anna Manahan).
Even though Jones’s Ben is thinking the most clearly about this unthinkable situation, almost all of his housebound compatriots look at him, at one point or another, with distrust.
My aunt, who takes care of my housebound cousin, a victim of a car crash that left him in a coma more than 20 years ago, was also unable to go.
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