- A legal or moral obligation
- Tied, as a prisoner, or held in bondage (ex. ‘Paul and Silas, bound in jail)
- Ready or intending to go (ex. ‘bound for glory’)
- Destined, certain, and sure. Determined and resolved.
- Pages held together, as in a book; a method for collecting and saving stories
- A line, border or boundary
- A limit, constraint, or confinement (ex. operating within the bounds of Jim Crow)
- To make a huge leap forward