unbound

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adjective un·bound \ˌən-ˈbau̇nd\

Definition of unbound

  1. :  not bound: such asa (1) :  not fastened (2) :  not confinedb :  not having the leaves fastened together an unbound bookc :  not bound together with other issues unbound periodicalsd :  not held in chemical or physical combination

Examples of unbound in a Sentence

  1. He dresses however he likes and feels unbound by convention.

  2. a test to determine the amount of unbound iron in the blood

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Before 12th Century

First Known Use of unbound

before 12th century


UNBOUND Defined for English Language Learners

unbound

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adjective

Definition of unbound for English Language Learners

  • : not controlled or influenced by something

  • : not tied together with something (such as string or rope)

  • : not having a cover or binding



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