The bonds we create in the household are the most important and lasting.
They then took the borrowed money and invested it in Greek bonds and in loans to customers around the Mediterranean and Adriatic.
And the bonds formed between the half-siblings do seem to grant them a better understanding of their place in the world.
Like I said before, the bonds and the trust fund are not bringing anything to the party.
A large number of Iranians, quite sophisticated people, are struggling to loosen the bonds of a terrible dictatorship.
They were, however, the bills and bonds of several great foreign and colonial mercantile houses.
Though passion may have strained it must not break our bonds of affection.
There was a double click and the bonds tightened painfully, pressing the chafed red skin white.
And this we must not say to each other even now, by all the bonds of mutual honor and self-respect.
There could be no harm in drawing the bonds tighter which were to produce so admirable an effect.
The linkage or force holding two neighboring atoms of a molecule in place and resisting their separation, usually accomplished by the transfer or sharing of one or more electrons or pairs of electrons between the atoms.
A force of attraction that holds atoms or ions together in a molecule or crystal. Bonds are usually created by a transfer or sharing of one or more electrons. There are single, double, and triple bonds. See also coordinate bond, covalent bond, ionic bond, metallic bond, polar bond.
A security issued by a corporation or public body and usually carrying a fixed rate of interest and a set date, called the bond's maturity, for redemption of the principal. Like a stock, a bond is a type of investment, but unlike a stock, a bond has a definite, but not necessarily fixed, yield. Some bonds have a feature known as a call, which gives the borrower an option to pay off the principal of the bond before its maturity, the date when the bond is due to be redeemed. (See municipal bonds and Treasury bills.)
an obligation of any kind (Num. 30:2, 4, 12). The word means also oppression or affliction (Ps. 116:16; Phil. 1:7). Christian love is the "bond of perfectness" (Col. 3:14), and the influences of the Spirit are the "bond of peace" (Eph. 4:3).