[ air-bound ]

  1. stopped up by air.

Origin of air-bound

First recorded in 1910–15; air1 + -bound1

Words Nearby air-bound Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use air-bound in a sentence

  • At all risks, them two sweet creeturs air bound to be protected from harum; an ef it comes, they shall be reevenged.

    The Lone Ranche | Captain Mayne Reid
  • Yew hev done fur Byram,” he said; “yew air bound to set in the chair for this.

    A Young Man in a Hurry | Robert W. Chambers
  • But the identification was in the air—bound to be made sooner or later.

    It Never Can Happen Again | William De Morgan