Definition of rock-bound in English:

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rock-bound

Pronunciation: /ˈräkˌbound/

adjective

(Of a coast or shore) rocky and inaccessible.
Example sentences
  • Each panel expresses the nearing dissolution of life, concluding with the macabre image of a man face down on a rock-bound shore, the sea at his feet.
  • Cliffs within rock-bound estuaries can be local sources of coarse debris, which can form beaches.
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