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There are 12 meanings of the word Bonding.

Bonding - as a noun

A close personal relationship that forms between people (as between husband and wife or parent and child)

Hypernyms (Closely Related)
personal relationpersonal relationship
Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

(dentistry) a technique for repairing a tooth; resinous material is applied to the surface of the tooth where it adheres to the tooth's enamel

Fastening firmly together

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Bonding - as a verb

To connect, secure or tie with a bond; to bind.

Example: "The gargantuan ape was bonded in iron chains and carted onto the stage."

To cause to adhere (one material with another).

Example: "The children bonded their snapshots to the scrapbook pages with mucilage."

To form a chemical compound with.

Example: "Under unusual conditions, even gold can be made to bond with other elements."

To guarantee or secure a financial risk.

Example: "The contractor was bonded with a local underwriter."

To form a friendship or emotional connection.

Example: "The men had bonded while serving together in vietnam."

To put in a bonded warehouse; to secure (goods) until the associated duties are paid.

To lay bricks in a specific pattern.

To make a reliable electrical connection between two conductors (or any pieces of metal that may potentially become conductors).

Example: "A house's distribution panel should always be bonded to the grounding rods via a panel bond."

To bail out by means of a bail bond.

Example Sentences

"The team-building activities promoted bonding among the employees."
"Infant-mother bonding occurs during early stages of development."
"Many people find pet ownership to be a source of bonding and companionship."
"The family decided to go on a camping trip to encourage bonding."
"Social bonding is often facilitated through shared experiences and mutual interests."
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Word Game Points

Is BONDING a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, bonding is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

BONDING has a SCRABBLE points total of 11.

Is BONDING a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, bonding is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
BONDING has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 15.

Is BONDING a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, bonding is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
BONDING has a WORDFEUD points total of 13.

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