HyperDic: border

English > 10 senses of the word border:
VERBcontactborder, surround, environ, ring, skirtextend on all sides of simultaneously
stativeborder, boundform the boundary / boundary of
contactborder, frame, frame inenclose in or as if in a frame
possessionborder, edgeprovide with a border or edge
contactborder, adjoin, edge, abut, march, butt, butt against, butt onlie adjacent to another or share a boundary
NOUNlocationborder, boundary line, borderline, delimitation, metea line that indicates a boundary
shapeborder, margin, perimeterthe boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary
locationborder, edgethe boundary of a surface
artifactborder, molding, mouldinga decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge
artifactbordera strip forming the outer edge of something
border > pronunciation
Soundsbao'rder
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English > border: 10 senses > noun 1, location
MeaningA line that indicates a boundary.
Synonymsboundary line, borderline, delimitation, mete
InstancesGreen LineThe border marking the boundaries of the land that Israel won in its 1948 war of independence
Line of ControlA 450-mile line that is supposed to indicate the boundary between the part of Kashmir controlled by India and the part controlled by Pakistan
Narrowercircumference, circuitThe boundary line encompassing an area or object
fence lineA boundary line created / created by a fence
property lineThe boundary line between two pieces of property
state line, state boundaryThe boundary between two states
Broaderboundary, bound, boundsThe line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something
Spanishdelimitació, delimitación, frontera, límite, línia fronterera, línia limítrof, mete
Catalandelimitació, frontera, límit, línia fronterera, línia limítrof
Verbsborderlie adjacent to another or share a boundary
borderextend on all sides of simultaneously
borderform the boundary / boundary of
English > border: 10 senses > noun 2, shape
MeaningThe boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary.
Synonymsmargin, perimeter
NarrowerlipEither the outer margin or the inner margin of the aperture of a gastropod's shell
Broaderboundary, edge, boundA line determining the limits of an area
Spanishborde, frontera, límite, margen, perímetro
Catalanfrontera, marge, perímetre
Verbsborderform the boundary / boundary of
English > border: 10 senses > noun 3, location
MeaningThe boundary of a surface.
Synonymedge
NarrowerbrinkThe edge of a steep place
limb(astronomy) the circumferential edge of the apparent disc of the sun or the moon or a planet
Broaderboundary, bound, boundsThe line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something
Spanishborde, canto, frontera, margen, orilla
Catalancantell, marge, vora
Verbsborderlie adjacent to another or share a boundary
borderextend on all sides of simultaneously
borderform the boundary / boundary of
English > border: 10 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge.
Synonymsmolding, moulding
Part ofpicture frameA framework in which a picture / picture is mounted
BroaderedgeThe outside limit of an object or area or surface
Spanishmoldura
Catalanmotllura
English > border: 10 senses > noun 5, artifact
MeaningA strip forming the outer edge of something.
Example"the rug had a wide blue border"
NarroweredgingBorder consisting of anything placed on the edge to finish something (such as a fringe on clothing or on a rug)
selvage, selvedgeBorder consisting of an ornamental fringe at either end of an oriental carpet
vergeA grass border along a road
BroaderedgeThe outside limit of an object or area or surface
Spanishborde, frontera, orla
Catalanfrontera, orla, vorada, vora
Verbsborderextend on all sides of simultaneously
borderenclose in or as if in a frame
English > border: 10 senses > verb 1, contact
MeaningExtend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle.
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymssurround, environ, ring, skirt
NarrowercloisterSurround with a cloister
cloisterSurround with a cloister, as of a garden
enclose, close in, inclose, shut inSurround completely
fringedecorate with or as if with a surrounding fringe
girdle, girdPut a girdle on or around
hem inSurround in a restrictive manner
Broadertouch, adjoin, meet, contactBe in direct physical contact with
Spanishcercar, circundar, envolver, rodear
Catalancircumdar, encerclar, envoltar, rodejar, voltar
Nounsbordera strip forming the outer edge of something
bordera line that indicates a boundary
borderthe boundary of a surface
English > border: 10 senses > verb 2, stative
Meaningform the boundary / boundary of; be contiguous to.
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymbound
NarrowershoreServe as a shore to
skirtform the edge of
vergeborder on
Broaderenclose, hold in, confineClose in
See alsoborder oncome near or verge on, resemble, come nearer in quality, or character
Spanishbordear, confinar, limitar
Catalancircumscriure, confinar, limitar, vorellar, voretar
Nounsbordera line that indicates a boundary
borderthe boundary of a surface
borderthe boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary
English > border: 10 senses > verb 3, contact
Meaningenclose in or as if in a frame.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsframe, frame in
Broaderenclose, close in, inclose, shut inSurround completely
Spanishbordear, enmarcar
Catalanemmarcar
Nounsbordera strip forming the outer edge of something
English > border: 10 senses > verb 4, possession
MeaningProvide with a border or edge.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymedge
Broadersupply, provide, render, furnishGive something useful or necessary to
English > border: 10 senses > verb 5, contact
Meaninglie adjacent to another or share a boundary.
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymsadjoin, edge, abut, march, butt, butt against, butt on
Narrowerneighbor, neighbourBe located near or adjacent to
Broadertouch, adjoin, meet, contactBe in direct physical contact with
Spanishbordear, colindar, lindar
Catalanbordejar, limitar, vorellar, voretar
Nounsbordera line that indicates a boundary
borderthe boundary of a surface

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