There are 4 translations of bound in Spanish:

bound1

Pronunciation: /baʊnd/

n (bounds pl)

  • 1 (limits) límites (mpl) within bounds dentro de ciertos límites her generosity/enthusiasm knows no bounds su generosidad/entusiasmo no tiene límite(s) within the bounds of the city dentro del perímetro urbano or de los límites de la ciudad within the bounds of reason/possibility dentro de lo razonable/posible the play goes beyond the bounds of decency la obra cae en lo indecente it's not beyond the bounds of possibility that they know already (bien) cabe la posibilidad de que ya lo sepan, no es descabellado pensar que ya lo saben the shop is out of bounds to schoolchildren los niños tienen prohibido entrar en la tienda

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vi

  • 1.1 (leap) saltar 1.2 (move) (+ adv compl) the dog bounded along behind the bicycle el perro iba dando saltos detrás de la bicicleta to bound in/out/away entrar/salir*/irse* dando saltos

vt

  • [field/area/country] delimitar she refuses to be bounded by practical constraints se niega a verse constreñida por consideraciones de orden práctico

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adj

  • 1 1.1 (tied up) atado , amarrado (AmL exc RPl) my hands were bound tenía las manos atadas or (AmL exc RPl) amarradas, estaba maniatado 1.2 (obliged)to be bound by sth (to + inf) you are still bound by your promise sigues estando obligado a cumplir lo que prometiste she feels bound by her own code of ethics to … siente que, de acuerdo a sus principios, es su deber … they are bound by law to supply the goods están obligados por ley a suministrar los artículosto be bound to + inf the police are bound to prosecute in such cases la policía está obligada a remitir tales casos a la justicia he felt bound to tell his mother what had happened se sintió obligado a decirle a su madre lo que había sucedido I'm duty/honor bound to tell you the truth es mi deber/obligación decirte la verdad bound and determined (AmE) empeñado
  • 2 (pred) (certain)to be bound to + inf it was bound to happen sooner or later tarde o temprano tenía que suceder she's bound to be elected seguro que sale elegida it's bound to be expensive seguro que es caro, tiene que ser caro it was bound to go wrong no cabía duda de que iba a salir mal they're up to no good, I'll be bound [colloq & dated] estoy seguro de que están haciendo algo que no deben
  • 3 (headed) (pred)bound for a ship bound for New York un barco con rumbo a Nueva York the truck was bound for Italy el camión iba rumbo a Italia they are homeward/Moscow bound van camino a casa/a Moscú
  • 4 [Publ] encuadernado, empastado

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