Definition of 'binding'
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Yet the votes were not legally binding. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The agreement is not legally binding and has no financial commitments. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It sets legally binding compensation or other forms of redress. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Trade ministers agreed to make a legally binding joint declaration to allay member countries' concerns. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The practice is legal there but he claims it is not legally binding in the UK. The Sun (2016)We are told that these commitments are legally binding. Times, Sunday Times (2012)But do not reach for the binding tape just yet. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Only the binding and print quality are worthy of the book. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)It has already received binding commitments from five cornerstone investors. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Their members make legally binding promises not to talk about their work in public and these are promises that must be kept. Times, Sunday Times (2014)You can then e-mail the finished product to a lawyer to check that it is legally binding. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This is usually put in writing, but it is not a legally binding document. Times, Sunday Times (2006)This time they have made a public commitment to set binding pollution reduction targets and claim to support carbon cap and trade schemes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)And there should be a legally binding code of practice, it recommended. The Sun (2010)It is important for surrogacy to be covered by strong and binding agreements though all's well here. The Sun (2013)The emphasis should now be directed to new treaties and new relationships, with binding obligations and mutual advantages. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A small price to pay for avoiding the sort of binding commitments that might slow the economic recovery. Times, Sunday Times (2009)For that reason, buyers should make sure their solicitor checks whether a hotel has made a legally binding commitment. Times, Sunday Times (2009)So why shouldn't it be possible to draw up a legally binding agreement before a marriage to protect existing assets? Times, Sunday Times (2014)Union leaders also want a legally binding guarantee that terms and conditions will be protected for 10 years after the sale. Times, Sunday Times (2013)After the legally binding ceremony, the newlyweds live together for six weeks before deciding whether to stay married or divorce. The Sun (2015)The user could have borrowed the full purchase price of the asset by accepting a binding obligation to make interest and principal payments to the lender. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)Would it be legally binding? The Sun (2014)The American group argued at the time that its promise was legally binding and that it was bound to honour the pledge under the takeover code. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He will say: 'I am announcing a binding fiscal commitment. The Sun (2014)These would not be legally binding, but could be used as evidence in a civil court if a mother or father reneged on the deal. Times, Sunday Times (2011)He has recently suggested that he is purely a financial investor, but that is a long way from being a binding commitment not to bid. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The deal is subject to approval from shareholders, with Manganese set to sign a legally binding agreement within weeks. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Translations for 'binding'
British English: binding ADJECTIVE
A binding promise, agreement, or decision must be obeyed or carried out.
Once a minimum of 75 % of creditors agree, it becomes a binding agreement.
British English: binding NOUN
The binding of a book is its cover.
Its books are noted for the quality of their paper and bindings.
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