- tie or fasten (something) tightly together；restrain (someone) by tying their hands and feet
- a problematical situation；a nuisance
noun: bind, plural noun: binds
verb: bind, 3rd person present: binds, gerund or present participle: binding, past tense: bound, past participle: bound
- 1. tie or fasten (something) tightly together logs bound together with ropes they bound her hands and feet 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ restrain (someone) by tying their hands and feet the raider then bound and gagged Mr Glenn
- ▪ wrap (something) tightly her hair was bound up in a towel
- ▪ bandage (a wound) Shelley cleaned the wound and bound it up with a clean dressing 同義詞
- ▪ (of an object) be encircled by something, typically metal bands, so as to have greater strength an ancient oak chest bound with brass braces
- 2. stick together or cause to stick together in a single mass mix the flour with the coconut and enough egg white to bind them 同義詞
- ▪ cause (painting pigments) to form a smooth medium by mixing them with oil.
- ▪ hold by chemical bonding a protein in a form that can bind DNA
- ▪ combine with (a substance) through chemical bonding these proteins have been reported to bind to calmodulin
- ▪ (of a food or medicine) make (someone) constipated.
- 3. cause (people) to feel united the comradeship that had bound such a disparate bunch of lads together 同義詞 反義詞
- ▪ cause someone to feel strongly attached to (a person or place) touches like that had bound men to him for life
- 4. impose a legal or contractual obligation on a party who signs a document will normally be bound by its terms
- ▪ indenture (someone) as an apprentice he was bound apprentice at the age of sixteen
- ▪ formal make a contractual or enforceable undertaking the government cannot bind itself as to the form of subsequent legislation 同義詞
- ▪ (of a court of law) require (someone) to fulfil an obligation, typically by paying a sum of money as surety he was bound over to keep the peace by magistrates
- ▪ be hampered or constrained by Sarah did not want to be bound by a rigid timetable 同義詞
- 5. fix together and enclose (the pages of a book) in a cover a small, fat volume, bound in red morocco
- 6. trim (the edge of a piece of material) with a decorative strip a frill with the edges bound in a contrasting colour 同義詞
- 7. (of a quantifier) be applied to (a given variable) so that the variable falls within its scope. For example, in an expression of the form ‘For every x, if x is a dog, x is an animal’, the universal quantifier is binding the variable x.
- 8. (of a rule or set of grammatical conditions) determine the relationship between (coreferential noun phrases).
- 1. a problematical situation he is in a bind that gets worse with every passing minute 同義詞
- ▪ British informal a nuisance the travelling can be a bit of a bind I know being disturbed on Christmas Day is a bind 同義詞
- 2. formal a statutory constraint the moral bind of the law
- 3. another term for tie
- 4. another term for bine
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