HyperDic: binding

English > 6 senses of the word binding:
NOUNattributebindingthe capacity to attract and hold something
artifactbindingstrip sewn over or along an edge for reinforcement or decoration
actbinding, dressing, bandagingthe act of applying a bandage
artifactbinding, ski bindingone of a pair of mechanical devices that are attached to a ski and that will grip a ski boot
artifactbinding, book binding, cover, backthe protective covering on the front, back, and spine of a book
ADJECTIVEallbindingexecuted with proper legal authority
binding > pronunciation
Soundsbay'ndihng
Rhymesabducting ... zoning: 2044 rhymes with ihng...
English > binding: 6 senses > adjective 1
Meaningexecuted with proper legal authority.
Example"a binding contract"
BroadervalidWell grounded in logic / logic or truth or having legal force
Spanishvinculante
Catalanobligatori, vinculant
English > binding: 6 senses > noun 1, attribute
MeaningThe capacity to attract and hold something.
Broaderattraction, attractivenessThe quality of arousing interest
Verbsbindform a chemical bond with
bindstick / stick to firmly
English > binding: 6 senses > noun 2, artifact
Meaningstrip sewn over or along an edge for reinforcement or decoration.
Broadersewing, stitcheryNeedlework on which you are working with needle and thread
Verbsbindprovide with a binding
English > binding: 6 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe act of applying a bandage.
Synonymsdressing, bandaging
Broadermedical care, medical aidprofessional treatment for illness or injury
Spanishvendaje
Catalanembenatge
Verbsbindwrap / wrap around with something so as to cover or enclose
English > binding: 6 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningOne of a pair of mechanical devices that are attached to a ski and that will grip a ski boot; the bindings should release in case of a fall.
Synonymski binding
Broadermechanical devicemechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles
English > binding: 6 senses > noun 5, artifact
MeaningThe protective covering on the front, back, and spine of a book.
Example"the book had a leather binding"
Synonymsbook binding, cover, back
Part ofbook, volumephysical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together
Narrowerhalf bindingbook binding in which the spine and part of the sides are bound in one material and the rest in another
three-quarter bindingThe spine and much of the sides are a different material from the rest of the cover
Broaderprotective covering, protective cover, protectionA covering that is intend to protect from damage or injury
Spanishcubierta, encuadernación, portada, tapa
Catalanenquadernació, tapa
Verbsbindprovide with a binding

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