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bond

noun

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  1. 1 something that physically prevents free movement before they could release the captive, they had to undo a number of bonds Synonyms band, bind, bracelet, chain, cuff(s), fetter, handcuff(s), irons, ligature, manacle(s), shackle Related Words captivity, confinement, constraint, curb, enchainment, enslavement, hindrance, immurement, imprisonment, incarceration, restraint, restriction; entanglement, net, trammel, trap; collar, straitjacket (also straightjacket); fastener, hobble, hold, hold-down, holding, tie

  2. 2 a uniting or binding force or influence the bond of love between them was so strong that even death could not break it Synonyms cement, cord, knot, ligature, link, tie Related Words attachment, connection, fastening, hookup, joint, linkage, linkup, nexus, tie-up, union, yoke; affection, fondness, sympathy; fetter, handcuff, manacle, shackle, trammel; constraint, curb, hampering, limit, limitation, restraint, restriction Near Antonyms detaching, disengaging, parting, separation; unbinding, unfastening, unfettering, untying (or untieing); emancipation, freedom, liberation, release

  3. 3 a formal agreement to fulfill an obligation signed a bond to repay the money Synonyms guarantee, contract, covenant, deal, guaranty, surety, warrantyRelated Words oath, pledge, troth, vow, word; accord, bargain, compact, concordat, convention, pact, treaty; assurance, insurance, seal; bail, deposit, pawn, security

  4. 4 a substance used to stick things together what type of bond works best on ceramics? Synonyms adhesive, glue, cement, sizeRelated Words epoxy, epoxy resin, library paste, mucilage, paste, superglue, water glass; dope, goo, gum


bond

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of bond

  1. to form a close personal relationship a man attempting to bond with his new and mistrustful stepson Synonyms commune, click, relateRelated Words befriend; empathize, identify, sympathize


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