make fast; tie or secure, with or as if with a rope; "The Chinese would bind the feet of their women"
wrap around with something so as to cover or enclose
provide with a binding; "bind the books in leather"
stick to firmly; "Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?"
create social or emotional ties; "The grandparents want to bond with the child"
cause to be constipated; "These foods tend to constipate you"
form a chemical bond with; "The hydrogen binds the oxygen"
something that hinders as if with bonds
bind by an obligation; cause to be indebted; "He's held by a contract"; "I'll hold you by your promise"
fasten or secure with a rope, string, or cord; "They tied their victim to the chair"
secure with or as if with ropes; "tie down the prisoners"; "tie up the old newspapers and bring them to the recycling shed"
a spicy condiment made of chopped fruits or vegetables cooked in vinegar and sugar with ginger and spices
provide a cure for, make healthy again; "The treatment cured the boy's acne";
prepare by drying, salting, or chemical processing in order to preserve; "cure meats"
be or become preserved; "the apricots cure in the sun"
make (substances) hard and improve their usability; "cure resin"
a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
to heal something or someone
make infertile; "in some countries, people with genetically transmissible disabilites are sterilized"
restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken; "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please"
make ready or suitable or equip in advance for a particular purpose or for some use, event, etc; "Get the children ready for school!"; "prepare for war"; "I was fixing to leave town after I paid the hotel bill"
kill, preserve, and harden (tissue) in order to prepare for microscopic study
make fixed, stable or stationary; "let's fix the picture to the frame"
decide upon or fix definitely; "fix the variables"; "specify the parameters"
take vengeance on or get even; "We'll get them!"; "That'll fix him good!"; "This time I got him"
a determination of the place where something is; "he got a good fix on the target"
cause to be firmly attached; "fasten the lock onto the door"; "she fixed her
interfere with or prevent the reception of signals; "Jam the Voice of America"; "block the signals emitted by this station"
block passage through; "obstruct the path"
crush or bruise; "jam a toe"
crowd or pack to capacity; "the theater was jampacked"
get stuck and immobilized; "the mechanism jammed"
push down forcibly; "The driver jammed the brake pedal to the floor"
press tightly together or cram; "The crowd packed the auditorium"
deliberate radiation or reflection of electromagnetic energy for the purpose of disrupting enemy use of electronic devices or systems
preserve of crushed fruit
a dense crowd of people
informal terms for a difficult situation; "he got into a terrible fix"; "he made a muddle of his marriage"
promise solemnly and formally; "I pledge that I will honor my wife"
a solemn pledge of fidelity
give to in marriage
a situation from which extrication is difficult especially an unpleasant or trying one; "finds himself in a most awkward predicament"; "the woeful plight of homeless people"
the act of making something completely wet; "he gave it a good drenching"
pork trimmings chopped and pickled and jelled
a person who drinks alcohol to excess habitually
cover with liquid; pour liquid onto; "souse water on his hot face"
cook in a marinade; "souse herring"
become drunk or drink excessively
immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate; "dip the garment into the cleaning solution"; "dip the brush into the paint"