- The definition of inbound is something that moves inward.
An example of inbound is the freeway that goes toward the city center.
Inbound traffic on a city freeway.
inbound definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- traveling or going inward
- Basketball inbounds
transitive verb, intransitive verb
Basketball to put (the ball) in play onto the court from out of bounds
inbound definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Bound inward; incoming: inbound commuter traffic.
verb in·bound·ed, in·bound·ing, in·bounds Basketball verb, transitive
To put (the ball) into play by passing it from out of bounds to a teammate on the court.verb, intransitive
To execute an inbounds pass.