Boun
Boun Boun, a. [See {Bound} ready.] Ready; prepared; destined; tending. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]

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  • boun — boun·te·ous; boun·te·ous·ly; boun·te·ous·ness; boun·tied; boun·ti·ful; boun·ti·ful·ly; boun·ti·ful·ness; boun·tith; boun·ty; boun·ty·less; boun; …   English syllables

  • Boun — Boun, v. t. To make or get ready. Sir W. Scott. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • boun —  to boun and unboun, to dress and undress. Northum …   A glossary of provincial and local words used in England

  • boun — /bown, boohn/, v.t., v.i. Archaic. to prepare; make ready. [ME; see BOUND4] * * * …   Universalium

  • boun — adj. == ready. Wright’s L. P. p. 100. Ritson’s AS. viii. 149. ON. buinn …   Oldest English Words

  • boun — I. ˈbün, ˈbəu̇n chiefly dialect variant of bound I II. variant of bown …   Useful english dictionary

  • Boun Oum — Boun Oum, appelé en lao Chao Boun Oum (Prince Boun Oum), ou Chao Boun Oum na Champassak, est une personnalité politique laotienne. Né le 12 décembre 1912 à Don Talad, au Laos, et décédé le 17 mars 1980 à Meudon, en France, prince héréditaire de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • boun´te|ous|ness — boun|te|ous «BOWN tee ehs», adjective. 1. given freely; generous: »The rich man gave bounteous gifts to the poor. SYNONYM(S): liberal, beneficent, munificent. 2. plentiful; abundant: »Because of the spring rains, the farmers had a bounteous crop …   Useful english dictionary

  • boun´te|ous|ly — boun|te|ous «BOWN tee ehs», adjective. 1. given freely; generous: »The rich man gave bounteous gifts to the poor. SYNONYM(S): liberal, beneficent, munificent. 2. plentiful; abundant: »Because of the spring rains, the farmers had a bounteous crop …   Useful english dictionary

  • boun|te|ous — «BOWN tee ehs», adjective. 1. given freely; generous: »The rich man gave bounteous gifts to the poor. SYNONYM(S): liberal, beneficent, munificent. 2. plentiful; abundant: »Because of the spring rains, the farmers had a bounteous crop. SYNONYM( …   Useful english dictionary

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