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bound
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The Fellowship of the Ring
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  • One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie.
  • A rather larger body, varying at need, was employed to ’beat the bounds’, and to see that Outsiders of any kind, great or small, did not make themselves a nuisance.

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  • One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie.
  • But annexed to it and preserved with it, probably m a single red case, were the three large volumes, bound in red leather, that Bilbo gave to him as a parting gift.
  • But this in the Common Tongue is what is said, close enough: _One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them.
  • You see, though still bound by desire of it, the Ring was no longer devouring him; he began to revive a little.
  • He then went into his study, and from a large strong-box took out a bundle wrapped in old cloths, and a leather-bound manuscript; and also a large bulky envelope.
  • And he is bound up with the fate of the Ring.
  • If we turn left and follow it, we shall be bound to come out on the east side of the Forest eventually.
  • With another hop and a bound there came into view a man, or so it seemed.

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  • With that he jumped out of his chair, and with a bound took a candle from the chimney-shelf and lit it in the flame that Goldberry held; then he danced about the table.
  • ’You won’t find your clothes again,’ said Tom, bounding down from the mound, and laughing as he danced round them in the sunlight.
  • The Authorities, it is true, differ whether this last question was a mere ’question’ and not a ’riddle’ according to the strict rules of the Game; but all agree that, after accepting it and trying to guess the answer, Gollum was bound by his promise.
  • You know little of the lands beyond your bounds.
  • Now quicker the fiddle went deedle-dum-diddle; the dog began to roar, The cow and the horses stood on their heads; The guests all bounded from their beds and danced upon the floor.
  • ’But within those bounds nothing seems to dismay him,’ said Erestor.
  • Once they were through the gap, they had only lo keep on in anything like a straight line and they were bound in the end to strike the Road.
  • ’The questions that you ask, Galdor, are bound together,’ said Elrond.
  • And now he is withdrawn into a little land, within bounds that he has set, though none can see them, waiting perhaps for a change of days, and he will not step beyond them.
  • Out of the Black Years come the words that the Smiths of Eregion heard, and knew that they had been betrayed: _One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the Darkness bind them.
  • Crush one in the water, and wash the wound clean, and I will bind it.
  • Come, bind our eyes Haldir! ’
  • There hammer on the anvil smote, There chisel clove, and graver wrote; There forged was blade, and bound was hilt; The delver mined, the mason built.
  • There were many recesses cut in the rock of the walls, and in them were large iron-bound chests of wood.
  • With a bound the Balrog leaped full upon the bridge.
  • Aragorn bound some soft pads of cloth at his side.
  • A star was bound upon her brows, A light was on her hair As sun upon the golden boughs In Lorien the fair.
  • Haldir skilfully cast over the stream a coil of grey rope, and he caught it and bound the end about a tree near the bank.
  • ’I shall claim full amends for every fall and stubbed toe, if you do not lead us well,’ said Gimli as they bound a cloth about his eyes.
  • Gollum’s doing, I’ll be bound.
  • The Silmaril she bound on him and crowned him with the living light and dauntless then with burning brow he turned his prow; and in the night from Otherworld beyond the Sea there strong and free a storm arose, a wind of power in Tarmenel; by paths that seldom mortal goes his boat it bore with biting breath as might of death across the grey and long-forsaken seas distressed: from east to west he passed away.

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as in: south-bound lanes Define
travelling in a particular direction or to a specific location
as in: She's bound to succeed. Define
almost certain to; or determined to
as in: bound together Define
held together (connected or united) or wrapped (see word notes for a more detailed definition based upon context)
as in: I can't/must. I'm bound by... Define
tied up, prevented, or required
as in: the binding is loose Define
something that holds things together, or wraps or covers or ties something
as in: It put me in a bind. Define
a difficult situation
as in: out of bounds; bounded on the east Define
a boundary or limit
as in: The deer bound across the trail. Define
to leap or jump
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