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noun. ['ˈbaɪndɪŋ'] the capacity to attract and hold something.
Rhymes with Binding
Sentences with binding
1. Noun, singular or mass
This is best undertaken when the weather turns and the door is no longer binding.
2. Verb, gerund or present participle
Use a plastic upholstery needle to weave in the anchor yarn and the tail left from binding off.
Since the dissenting opinion represents the minority position, the reasoning is not binding precedent.
Quotes about binding
1. Speaking personally, you can have my gun, but you'll take my book when you pry my cold, dead fingers off of the binding.
- Stephen King
2. She closed the book and put her cheek against it. There was still an odor of a library on it, of dust, leather, binding glue, and old paper, one book carrying the smell of hundreds.
- Shannon Hale, The Goose Girl
3. One glance at (a book) and you hear the voice of another person - perhaps someone dead for thousands of years. Across the millenia, the author is speaking, clearly and silently, inside your head, directly to you. Writing is perhaps the greatest of human inventions, binding together people, citizens of distant epochs, who never knew one another. Books break the shackles of time.
- Carl Sagan, Cosmos
noun. ['ˈbaɪndɪŋ'] strip sewn over or along an edge for reinforcement or decoration.
noun. ['ˈbaɪndɪŋ'] the act of applying a bandage.
- medical care
adjective. ['ˈbaɪndɪŋ'] executed with proper legal authority.
noun. ['ˈbaɪndɪŋ'] the protective covering on the front, back, and spine of a book.
- protective cover
- protective covering
- book binding
- three-quarter binding
- fall short of
- text edition
noun. ['ˈbaɪndɪŋ'] one 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.
- mechanical device