Thesaurus / bounding


Wilson dropped a well-placed lob into Lockett’s hands and Lockett made certain to get his feet in bounds in the right side of the end zone.

“The blast blasted blubber beyond all believable bounds,” Paul Linnman, a journalist for the television station KATU, reported from the scene.

In the self-driving simulation, the researchers assumed that the robot car was experiencing only one clearly bounded interaction with another car during each round of training.

As I’ve written before, the Supreme Court can face serious backlash if it gets too far outside the bounds of public opinion — which, at least last term, Roberts seemed studiously determined to avoid.

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Washington tight end Logan Thomas could’ve bailed Gibson out by either falling on the loose ball or having the presence of mind to knock it out of bounds, but he whiffed on his scoop attempt and allowed Jabrill Peppers to recover for New York.

Replays eventually showed, though, that Thompson did not keep his feet in bounds as he corralled the pass.

Due to the building, that area served as an upper bound, meaning the answer had to be less than that.

Can You Make An Unfair Coin Fair?Zach Wissner-GrossNovember 6, 2020FiveThirtyEight

She arrived at the door of her most curmudgeonly work friend — a poodle mix she refers to as “the Grumpus,” who retreats at the very sound of the word “walk” — and he bounded up to her, enthusiastically seeking some love pats on the rump.

He had a 36-yard touchdown catch in the first quarter in which he somehow managed to land in bounds.

The new work improves the precision of lower bounds but doesn’t address upper bounds.


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