bound form


noun

a linguistic form that never occurs by itself but always as part of some larger construction, as -ed in seated.Compare free form(def 2).

Nearby words

  1. bouncy,
  2. bouncy castle,
  3. bound,
  4. bound and determined to,
  5. bound for,
  6. bound hand and foot,
  7. bound to, be,
  8. bound up in,
  9. bound variable,
  10. boundary

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