What is another word for bounded?

Pronunciation: [bˈa͡ʊndɪd] (IPA)

Bounded means restricted in movement, action or extent. Bounded has several synonyms including limited, confined, restricted, enclosed, hemmed, restrained, bound, and circumscribed. Limited refers to something that is restricted in quantity or extent. Confined implies restriction within certain limits, while enclosed refers to being within something such as a container or an enclosed space. Hemmed in refers to being surrounded by something that limits movement. Restrained refers to being held back from free action or expression. Bound means being held together by a physical or moral force, while circumscribed refers to something being limited by rules or circumstances.

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What are the opposite words for bounded?

Bounded is a term that describes limits or boundaries, but it has many antonyms that represent the opposite meaning. Open, unbounded, limitless, boundless, and infinite are some antonyms of bounded. Open indicates unlimited access or availability, while unbounded describes something that lacks constraints or limitations. Boundless implies that something is inexhaustible, while infinite suggests that it has no beginning or end. Other antonyms for bounded include unconfined, unrestricted, unbridled, and unchecked. These words describe the absence of barriers, restrictions, or limits. In essence, antonyms for bounded indicate freedom, expansiveness, and a lack of confinement.

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Usage examples for Bounded

Then he suddenly bounded toward Snipper and ran him up against a pile of boxes.
"Leo the Circus Boy"
Ralph Bonehill
The heavy sledges bounded along easily, but the dogs were too full of meat to step a lively pace.
"My Attainment of the Pole"
Frederick A. Cook
Shouting to keep up the forced enthusiasm, we bounded forward on the last lap.
"My Attainment of the Pole"
Frederick A. Cook

Famous quotes with Bounded

  • Natural abilities are like natural plants, that need pruning by study; and studies themselves do give forth directions too much at large, except they be bounded in by experience.
    Francis Bacon
  • We regard it as a certainty that the earth, enclosed between poles, is bounded by a spherical surface.
    Nicolaus Copernicus
  • Biography is a very definite region bounded on the north by history, on the south by fiction, on the east by obituary, and on the west by tedium.
    Philip Guedalla
  • What ordinary men are directly aware of and what they try to do are bounded by the private orbits in which they live; their visions and their powers are limited.
    C. Wright Mills
  • And although our bodies are bounded with skin, and we can differentiate between outside and inside, they cannot exist except in a certain kind of natural environment.
    Alan Watts

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