Definition of BOND

noun : BOND

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) a certificate of debt (usually interest-bearing or discounted) that is issued by a government or corporation in order to raise money; the issuer is required to pay a fixed sum annually until maturity and then a fixed sum to repay the principal ;

  • 3. (

    ) a connection based on kinship or marriage or common interest; "the shifting alliances within a large family"; "their friendship constitutes a powerful bond between them" ;

  • 4. (

    ) (criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial; "the judge set bail at $10,000"; "a $10,000 bond was furnished by an alderman" ;

  • 7. (

    ) a superior quality of strong durable white writing paper; originally made for printing documents ;

  • 8. (

    ) United States civil rights leader who was elected to the legislature in Georgia but was barred from taking his seat because he opposed the Vietnam War (born 1940) ;

  • 10. (

    ) the property of sticking together (as of glue and wood) or the joining of surfaces of different composition; "the mutual adhesiveness of cells"; "a heated hydraulic press was required for adhesion" ;

verb : BOND

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 3. (

    ) issue bonds on ;

  • 4. (

    ) bring together in a common cause or emotion; "The death of their child had drawn them together" ;

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