Translation of "bind" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /baɪnd/ us /bɑɪnd/ past tense and past participle bound

to tie something together with string, rope, etc.

His hands were bound behind his back.

to make separate pieces of paper into a book

The book was bound with glue.

(Translation of “bind” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /baind/ (past tense, past participle bound /baund/)

to tie up

atar, amarrar
The doctor bound up the patient’s leg with a bandage
The robbers bound up the bank manager with rope.

to fasten together and put a cover on the pages of (a book)

The book will be bound in leather.
binding noun

the covering in which the leaves of a book are fixed

a leather binding.
-bound suffix

(as part of a word) prevented from making progress by a particular thing

retenido por
The ship was fogbound.

(Translation of “bind” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)