a stone, as a perpend, for bonding facing masonry to a masonry backing.
a long stone or brick laid in a wall as a header Also called bonder
noun a series of deals in bonds made with the intention of avoiding taxation
a female slave. Historical Examples Judith Arnold Bennett When We Dead Awaken Henrik Ibsen Commentary on the Epistle to the Galatians Martin Luther The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version Various The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version Various Commentary on the Epistle to the Galatians Martin Luther The Bible for Young People Anonymous Plays–First Series August Strindberg The Story of […]
something that binds, fastens, confines, or holds together. a cord, rope, band, or ligament. something that binds a person or persons to a certain circumstance or line of behavior: the bond of matrimony. something, as an agreement or friendship, that unites individuals or peoples into a group; covenant: the bond between nations. binding security; firm […]
slavery or involuntary servitude; serfdom. the state of being bound by or subjected to some external power or control. the state or practice of being physically restrained, as by being tied up, chained, or put in handcuffs, for sexual gratification. Early English Law. personal subjection to the control of a superior; villeinage. Contemporary Examples ‘The […]