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bind
British English: /bʌɪnd/
American English: /baɪnd/

Translation of bind in Italian:

noun

[informal]

transitive verb pass., p.pass. bound

  • 1 (tie up)
    (hands, feet, person, bundle, parcel)
    (wound)
    they bound him to a post
    lo legarono a un palo
  • 2 (constrain) See examples:to bind somebody to do
    (law, rule, contract, oath)
    obbligare qualcuno a fare
    to be bound by
    (person)
    essere tenuto per
    (law, rule, contract, oath)
  • 6 (Cookery)
    (mixture) with con

intransitive verb pass., p.pass. bound

  • (cohere) (Biology, Chemistry) (particles)
    legarsi
    to a
    (Cookery) (mixture)
    legarsi

reflexive verb pass., p.pass. bound

  • to bind oneself (commit oneself)
    (to belief, action)
    vincolarsi
    to something a qualcosa
    (emotionally)
    legarsi
    to somebody a qualcuno

Idioms

to be in a bind

(American English) [informal]
essere nei pasticci

Phrasal verbs

bind over:

bind [somebody] over (Law)
sottoporre [qualcuno] a un vincolo legale
he was bound over to keep the peace he was bound over to appear before the High Court

bind up:

bind up [something], bind [something] up
(wound, part of body)
(bundle)

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