The word "bind" means to combine, hold, or put things together. Sometimes it’s used when limiting growth or stopping the expansion of something.
The word "bind" is often used in the passive voice. The past participle for "bind" is "bound."
He was bound and gagged.
To make the adjective form of the word, add "ing."
The word "bind" is often heard in this popular expression:
I’m in a bind.
She was in a bind, but her father helped her.
Tony got his friend out of a bind.
When you are "in a bind," you are in trouble and you need help. The problem can take any form, but it often involves money.
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