There are 4 translations of bound in Spanish:

bound1

Pronunciation: /baʊnd/

intransitive verb/verbo intransitivo

  • 1.1 (leap) saltar 1.2 (move) (+ adverb complement/+ adverbio predicativo) 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

noun/nombre

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There are 4 translations of bound in Spanish:

bound2

Pronunciation: /baʊnd/

noun/nombre

  • (limits) límites (masculine plural) 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

transitive verb/verbo transitivo

  • [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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There are 4 translations of bound in Spanish:

bound3

Pronunciation: /baʊnd/

adjective/adjetivo

  • (predicative/predicativo) (headed)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

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There are 4 translations of bound in Spanish:

bound4

Pronunciation: /baʊnd/

adjective/adjetivo

  • 1 (obliged)to be bound to + infinitive/infinitivo 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 (American English/inglés norteamericano) empeñado
  • 2 (predicative/predicativo) (certain)to be bound to + infinitive/infinitivo 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 [colloquial/familiar] [dated/anticuado] estoy seguro de que están haciendo algo que no deben
  • 3 [Printing/Imprenta] encuadernado, empastado

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