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binds

noun , plural of bind

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1 a difficult, puzzling, or embarrassing situation from which there is no easy escape
  • with our vacation week fast approaching, and no arrangements for the care of our pets, we were in a serious bind
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2 something that physically prevents free movement
  • the store owner held the would-be burglar in a makeshift bind until the police officers could arrive
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