bond
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bond(
band
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (link)
a. el vínculo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I felt a strong spiritual bond with him.Noté un fuerte vínculo espiritual con él.
2. (shackle)
a. la atadura
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
She broke her bonds when she got divorced.Se libró de sus ataduras cuando se divorció.
3. (fusion)
a. el enlace
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A chemical bond is an atraction between atoms.Un enlace químico es la atracción entre átomos.
4. (finance)
a. el bono
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Commercial banks are being pressured into buying government bonds.Los bancos comerciales están siendo presionados para que compren bonos del estado.
5. (legal)
a. la fianza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
They had to pay a $5,000 bond to get him out of jail.Tuvieron que pagar una fianza de $5.000 para sacarlo de la cárcel.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
6. (to become friends)
a. hacerse amigos
They bonded the moment they met.Se hicieron amigos en cuanto se conocieron.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
7. (to paste)
a. pegar
We bonded the pieces with a very strong glue.Pegamos las piezas con un pegamento muy fuerte.
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bond
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (between materials)
a. la unión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (between people)
a. el vínculo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to feel a bond with somebodysentir un vínculo de unión con alguien
3. (literary)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
bondsataduras fpl
4. (finance)
a. el bono
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
5. (law)
a. la fianza
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
6. (formal)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
my word is my bondsiempre cumplo mi palabra
7. (commerce)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
to be in bondestar en depósito aduanero
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
8. (stick)
a. pegar, adherir
9. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
(unite)
to bond togetherunir
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
10. (stick)
a. pegar, adherirse
11. (fig)
a. unirse (form attachment)
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bond [bɒnd]
noun
1 (link) lazo (m); vínculo (m)
a bond of friendship un vínculo de amistad; his word is as good as his bond es un hombre de palabra; es de fiar
2 bonds (chains etc) cadenas (f)
3 (Economics) bono (m)
4 (Jur) (bail) fianza (f)
5 (Comm)
in bond en depósito bajo fianza; to put goods into bond depositar mercancías en el almacén aduanero; to take goods out of bond retirar mercancías del almacén aduanero
6 (adhesion) unión (f)
7 (Chem) etc enlace (m)
transitive verb
1 (Téc) [+materials] (also bond together) unir; pegar
Strips of wood are bonded together and moulded by machine
2 (Psychology and Psychiatry) unir
What had bonded them instantly was their similar background The players are bonded by a spirit that is rarely seen in an English team
intransitive verb
1 (Téc) adherirse;with a
Diamond may be strong in itself, but it does not bond well with other materials In graphite sheets, carbon atoms bond together in rings
2 (Psychology and Psychiatry) establecer lazos or vínculos afectivos
We bonded immediately They all bonded while writing graffiti together
she was having difficulty bonding with the baby no conseguía establecer vínculos afectivos con su bebé
modifier
bond washing (n) (Economics) lavado (m) de bonos
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Phrases with "bond"
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bail-bond
el bono de fianza
our bond is everlasting
nuestro vínculo es eterno
my word is my bond
mi palabra es sagrada
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