Meaning of rock-bound in English:



  • (of a coast or shore) rocky and inaccessible.

    ‘the stormy, rock-bound coast’
    • ‘Each panel expresses the nearing dissolution of life, concluding with the macabre image of a man face down on a rock-bound shore, the sea at his feet.’
    • ‘Cliffs within rock-bound estuaries can be local sources of coarse debris, which can form beaches.’
    rocky, rough, ragged, rugged, uneven, bumpy, stony, irregular, pitted, broken up, jagged, precipitous, cragged, rock-bound