The young couple led a somewhat dreary life, hidebound by court etiquette, which Victor Emmanuel hated.
Before Darwin - if the name of Darwin may be used to signify the transformation of thought of which he was the chief artificer - natural objects were regarded, not in medicine and pathology only, as a set of hidebound events; and natural operations as moving in fixed grooves, after a fashion which it is now difficult for us to realize.
hidebound by such outdated thinking.
hidebound conventions of the political conference.
Roman (Days) - A name coming from an empire that ruled most of the known world at one point combined with a character hidebound by the concepts of law and order speaks for itself.
hidebound by the conventions and codes of conventional theater and dramatic narrative.
We are a fairly easy-going crowd and are not hidebound by too many rules; enjoyment of Cycling is the main thing.
However, everything in life is a risk, and let's not get too hidebound about it.
hidebound by bureaucracy " according to the authors of the report.
Philip rivers-like holdout opposed to the she entered her up a hidebound.
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