Synonyms for bond

Synonyms for (noun) bond

Synonyms: attachment, bond

Definition: a connection that fastens things together

Similar words: connecter, connection, connective, connector, connexion

Definition: an instrumentality that connects

Usage: he soldered the connection; he didn't have the right connector between the amplifier and the speakers


Synonyms: shackle, trammel, bond, hamper

Definition: a restraint that confines or restricts freedom (especially something used to tie down or restrain a prisoner)

Similar words: restraint, constraint

Definition: a device that retards something's motion

Usage: the car did not have proper restraints fitted


Synonyms: bond, adherence, adhesion, adhesiveness

Definition: the property of sticking together (as of glue and wood) or the joining of surfaces of different composition

Usage: the mutual adhesiveness of cells; a heated hydraulic press was required for adhesion

Similar words: stickiness

Definition: the property of sticking to a surface


Synonyms: Bond, James Bond

Definition: British secret operative 007 in novels by Ian Fleming

Similar words: fictional character, fictitious character, character

Definition: an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story)

Usage: she is the main character in the novel


Synonyms: Julian Bond, Bond

Definition: United States civil rights leader who was elected to the legislature in Georgia but was barred from taking his seat because he opposed the Vietnam War (born 1940)

Similar words: civil rights activist, civil rights leader, civil rights worker

Definition: a leader of the political movement dedicated to securing equal opportunity for members of minority groups


Synonyms: chemical bond, bond

Definition: an electrical force linking atoms

Similar words: attraction, attractive force

Definition: the force by which one object attracts another


Synonyms: bond, bail, bail bond

Definition: (criminal law) money that must be forfeited by the bondsman if an accused person fails to appear in court for trial

Usage: the judge set bail at $10,000; a $10,000 bond was furnished by an alderman

Similar words: recognisance, recognizance

Definition: (law) a security entered into before a court with a condition to perform some act required by law; on failure to perform that act a sum is forfeited


Synonyms: bond, bond certificate

Definition: a certificate of debt (usually interest-bearing or discounted) that is issued by a government or corporation in order to raise money; the issuer is required to pay a fixed sum annually until maturity and then a fixed sum to repay the principal

Similar words: obligation, debt instrument, certificate of indebtedness

Definition: a written promise to repay a debt


Similar words: security, certificate

Definition: a formal declaration that documents a fact of relevance to finance and investment; the holder has a right to receive interest or dividends

Usage: he held several valuable securities


Synonyms: bond, alliance

Definition: a connection based on kinship or marriage or common interest

Usage: the shifting alliances within a large family; their friendship constitutes a powerful bond between them

Similar words: connectedness, connection, connexion

Definition: a relation between things or events (as in the case of one causing the other or sharing features with it)

Usage: there was a connection between eating that pickle and having that nightmare


Synonyms: bond, bond paper

Definition: a superior quality of strong durable white writing paper; originally made for printing documents

Similar words: writing paper

Definition: paper material made into thin sheets that are sized to take ink; used for writing correspondence and manuscripts

Synonyms for (verb) bond

Synonyms: stick, stick to, hold fast, bond, bind, adhere

Definition: stick to firmly

Usage: Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?

Similar words: attach

Definition: become attached

Usage: The spider's thread attached to the window sill


Synonyms: draw together, bond, bring together

Definition: bring together in a common cause or emotion

Usage: The death of their child had drawn them together

Similar words: unify, unite

Definition: bring together for a common purpose or action or ideology or in a shared situation

Usage: the Democratic Patry platform united several splinter groups


Synonyms: bond

Definition: issue bonds on

Similar words: mortgage

Definition: put up as security or collateral


Synonyms: bond, tie, bind, attach

Definition: create social or emotional ties

Usage: The grandparents want to bond with the child

Similar words: relate

Definition: have or establish a relationship to

Usage: She relates well to her peers