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bound
used in Fahrenheit 451

2 meanings, 2 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
She's bound to succeed.
Definition
almost certain to; or determined to
  • Here or there, that's bound to occur.
    p. 57.6
bound = almost certain
There are no more uses of "bound" flagged with this meaning in Fahrenheit 451.

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2  —1 use as in:
the binding is loose
Definition
something that holds things together, or wraps or covers or ties something
  • ...the incredible books that looked so silly and really not worth bothering with, for these were nothing but black type and yellowed paper, and ravelled binding.
    p. 109.8
binding = what holds book pages together
There are no more uses of "binding" flagged with this meaning in Fahrenheit 451.

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