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stormbound

[ stawrm-bound ]
/ ˈstɔrmˌbaʊnd /
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adjective
confined, detained, or isolated by storms: a stormbound ship; a stormbound village.
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Origin of stormbound

First recorded in 1820–30; storm + -bound1
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British Dictionary definitions for stormbound

stormbound
/ (ˈstɔːmˌbaʊnd) /

adjective
detained or harassed by storms
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