Translation of "bound" - English-Spanish dictionary


uk /baʊnd/ us /bɑʊnd/

past tense and past participle of bind

pasado simple y participio pasado de “bind”
bounds [ plural ]

legal or social limits

What you did was beyond the bounds of acceptable behaviour.
adjective uk /baʊnd/ us /bɑʊnd/
I am, you are, etc. bound to do something

to be certain to do something, or to be certain to happen

lo normal es que yo, tú, etc. haga, hagas, etc. algo, seguro que hago, haces, etc. algo
You’re bound to feel nervous before a test.

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


suffix /baund/

going in a particular direction

en dirección a, hacia
westbound traffic.
bound for

on the way to

con destino a
The ship was bound for South Africa.
bound to

certain to

ser seguro que
He’s bound to notice your mistake.

obliged to

estar obligado
I felt bound to mention it.
see also -bound under bind.

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