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stormbound

[stawrm-bound] /ˈstɔrmˌbaʊnd/
adjective
1.
confined, detained, or isolated by storms:
a stormbound ship; a stormbound village.
Origin
1820-1830
1820-30; storm + -bound1
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Examples for stormbound
  • As the outer coastal range sank, its peaks were left as a string of stormbound islets.
  • Scores of vessels are stormbound and a freeze up is feared.
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stormbound

/ˈstɔːmˌbaʊnd/
adjective
1.
detained or harassed by storms
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