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un·bound

 (ŭn-bound′)
v.
Past tense and past participle of unbind.
adj.
1. Not bound: unbound manuscripts; an unbound book.
2. Freed from bonds or restraints; released: an unbound captive.

unbound

(ʌnˈbaʊnd)
vb
the past tense and past participle of unbind
adj
1. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) (of a book) not bound within a cover
2. not restrained or tied down by bonds
3. (Linguistics) (of a morpheme) able to form a word by itself; free

un•bound

(ʌnˈbaʊnd)

v.
1. pt. and pp. of unbind.
adj.
2. not bound, as a book.
3. free; not attached.
[before 900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.unbound - not secured within a coverunbound - not secured within a cover; "an unbound book"
bound - secured with a cover or binding; often used as a combining form; "bound volumes"; "leather-bound volumes"
2.unbound - not restrained or tied down by bonds
free - able to act at will; not hampered; not under compulsion or restraint; "free enterprise"; "a free port"; "a free country"; "I have an hour free"; "free will"; "free of racism"; "feel free to stay as long as you wish"; "a free choice"
bound - confined by bonds; "bound and gagged hostages"
3.unbound - not held in chemical or physical combination
free - unconstrained or not chemically bound in a molecule or not fixed and capable of relatively unrestricted motion; "free expansion"; "free oxygen"; "a free electron"
Translations

unbound

[ˈʌnˈbaʊnd] ADJ [book] → sin encuadernar, en rústica

unbound

pret, ptp of unbind
adj
(= not tied) hairgelöst, nicht zusammengehalten or zusammengebunden; prisonerlosgekettet, von den Fesseln befreit; (= loose) wheatungebündelt; Prometheus unboundder befreite Prometheus
bookungebunden
References in classic literature ?
Suddenly the troops beat a tattoo, we were unbound, brought back upon the scaffold, and informed that his Majesty had spared us our lives.
At first it came dribbling in by rail in trucks, till the thaw set in; and then fast, in a multitude of barges, with a great rush of unbound waters.
When I became aware that the roc had settled and that I was once again upon solid ground, I hastily unbound my turban from its foot and freed myself, and that not a moment too soon; for the bird, pouncing upon a huge snake, killed it with a few blows from its powerful beak, and seizing it up rose into the air once more and soon disappeared from my view.
In the midst of this wild scene, where unbound passions jostled each other in a drunken career, there was one solemn voice of a man, and a manly and melodious voice it might once have been.
And I must leave all this"--he waved his arm round the dirty garret, with its unmade bed, the clothes lying on the floor, a row of empty beer bottles against the wall, piles of unbound, ragged books in every corner--"for some provincial university where I shall try and get a chair of philology.
After a blank, I found that I was lying unbound, on the floor, in the same place, with my head on some one's knee.
They first of all unbound them; but the poor creatures screamed at that, especially the women, as if they had just felt the knife at their throats; for they immediately concluded they were unbound on purpose to be killed.
This they made me swear to do, and then they unbound me, only fastening one of my legs with a chain, near my bed, and placed a sentry at my door with his piece charged, who was commanded to shoot me dead if I attempted my liberty.
Tell his Majesty,' said the Simpleton, 'that his orders shall be obeyed; 'and forthwith the swift runner unbound the foot that was strung up behind his ear and started off, and in less than no time had reached the world's end and drawn the healing water from the well.
Milady, who had arisen, threw herself quickly into the armchair, her head thrown back, her beautiful hair unbound and disheveled, her bosom half bare beneath her crumpled lace, one hand on her heart, and the other hanging down.
I WAS sick -- sick unto death with that long agony; and when they at length unbound me, and I was permitted to sit, I felt that my senses were leaving me.
Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced today two hotels in Europe are expected to join The Unbound Collection by Hyatt brand the Great Scotland Yard Hotel in London and Nish Palas in Istanbul.