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Difference between Beyond the bounds of something and Out of bounds to someone

beyond the bounds of somethingbeyond the limits of what is acceptable or possible:

  • To acknowledge that the question is beyond the bounds of science, is to admit that science cannot explain everything.

out of bounds to someonesaid of an area not allowed to be visited by certain people:

  • The police patrolled the bridges that gave access to a small village, which was out of bounds to troops.