rock·​bound | \ ˈräk-ˌbau̇nd How to pronounce rockbound (audio) \

Definition of rockbound

: fringed, surrounded, or covered with rocks : rocky

Examples of rockbound in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The shore is gentler, a Mediterranean feel, nothing like the rockbound coast of Northern California. Carl Nolte, San Francisco Chronicle, 12 June 2021

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First Known Use of rockbound

1826, in the meaning defined above

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“Rockbound.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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