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Daemon
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housebound

(adjective) Confined to one's home, as by illness.

Synonyms: shut-in

Usage: My mom says that I am housebound for as long as I have the chickenpox.
KSPavan
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housebound
Definition: (adjective) Confined to one's home, as by illness.
Synonyms: shut-in
Usage: My mom says that I am housebound for as long as I have the chickenpox.
Adyl Mouhei
Posted: Sunday, February 10, 2019 2:08:13 AM

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Daemon wrote:
housebound

(adjective) Confined to one's home, as by illness.

Synonyms: shut-in

Usage: My mom says that I am housebound for as long as I have the chickenpox.
8BooksOfSengathe
Posted: Sunday, February 10, 2019 7:41:54 AM

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Daemon wrote:
housebound

(adjective) Confined to one's home, as by illness.

Synonyms: shut-in

Usage: My mom says that I am housebound for as long as I have the chickenpox.


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Whenever severe weather is expected , the news crews and
weather-people usually admonish the public to check-in
on those who are housebound .
Wilmar (USA)
Posted: Sunday, February 10, 2019 9:29:09 AM

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Illness isn't the only reason for being housebound (is this a British thing?).
monamagda
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Emel Rapchan
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I was a hikikomori for a few years :lol:
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