house bound

housebound

[hous-bound]
adjective
restricted to the house, as by bad weather or illness.

Origin:
1875–80; house + -bound1

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housebound (ˈhaʊsˌbaʊnd)
 
adj
unable to leave one's house because of illness, injury, etc

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housebound house·bound (hous'bound')
adj.
Confined to one's home, as by illness.

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