weather-bound

[ weth-er-bound ]
/ ˈwɛð ərˌbaʊnd /
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adjective

delayed or shut in by bad weather.

Nearby words

  1. weather the storm,
  2. weather tide,
  3. weather vane,
  4. weather window,
  5. weather-beaten,
  6. weather-resistant,
  7. weather-strip,
  8. weather-vane,
  9. weather-wise,
  10. weatherability

Origin of weather-bound

First recorded in 1580–90

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British Dictionary definitions for weather-bound

weather-bound

adjective

(of a vessel, aircraft, etc) delayed by bad weather
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