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Definition of bond
- Bond adj : held in slavery; "born of enslaved parents" [syn: {enslaved}, {enthralled}, {in bondage}] n
- An electrical force linking atoms [syn: {chemical bond}]
- A certificate of debt (usually interest-bearing or discounted) that is issued by a government or corporation in order to raise money; the issuer is required to pay a fixed sum annually until maturity and then a fixed sum to repay the principal [syn: {bond certificate}]
- A connection based on kinship or marriage or common interest; "the shifting alliances within a large family"; "their friendship constitutes a powerful bond between them" [syn: {alliance}]
- (criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial; "the judge set bail at $10,000"; "a $10,000 bond was furnished by an alderman" [syn: {bail}, {bail bond}]
- A restraint that confines or restricts freedom (especially something used to tie down or restrain a prisoner) [syn: {shackle}, {hamper}, {trammel}, {trammels}]
- A connection that fastens things together [syn: {attachment}]
- A superior quality of strong durable white writing paper; originally made for printing documents [syn: {bond paper}]
- United States civil rights leader who was elected to the legislature in Georgia but was barred from taking his seat because he opposed the Vietnam War (born 1940) [syn: {Julian Bond}]
- British secret operative 007 in novels by Ian Fleming [syn: {James Bond}]
- The property of sticking together (as of glue and wood) or the joining of surfaces of different composition [syn: {adhesiveness}, {adhesion}, {adherence}] v
- Stick to firmly; "Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?" [syn: {adhere}, {hold fast}, {bind}, {stick}, {stick to}]
- Create social or emotional ties; "The grandparents want to bond with the child" [syn: {bind}, {tie}, {attach}]
- Issue bonds on
- Bring together in a common cause or emotion; "The death of their child had drawn them together" [syn: {bring together}, {draw together}]
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