bind
noun.
something that hinders as if with bonds
verb.
stick to firmly
Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?
verb.
create social or emotional ties
The grandparents want to bond with the child
Synonym: attach, bond, tie
verb.
make fast; tie or secure, with or as if with a rope
The Chinese would bind the feet of their women
verb.
wrap around with something so as to cover or enclose
Synonym: bandage
verb.
secure with or as if with ropes
tie down the prisoners|tie up the old newspapers and bring them to the recycling shed
Synonym: tie down, tie up, truss
verb.
bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted
He's held by a contract|I'll hold you by your promise
Synonym: hold, obligate, oblige
verb.
provide with a binding
bind the books in leather
verb.
fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord
They tied their victim to the chair
Synonym: tie
verb.
form a chemical bond with
The hydrogen binds the oxygen
verb.
cause to be constipated
These foods tend to constipate you
Synonym: constipate
Antonym: unbind