bordering


bordering
Synonyms and related words:
adjacent, adjoining, beading, binding, borderline, bordure, boundary, bounding, coastal, connecting, conterminous, contiguous, coterminous, determinant, determinative, determining, edging, end to end, endways, endwise, extreme, face to face, fimbria, fimbriation, flounce, frill, frilling, fringe, fringing, frontier, furbelow, galloon, hem, immediate, joined, juxtaposed, juxtapositional, juxtapositive, limbic, liminal, limit, limiting, list, littoral, marginal, motif, neighbor, neighboring, next, rimming, ruffle, selvage, skirting, terminal, threshold, trimming, valance, welt

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • bordering — index adjacent, close (near), contiguous, immediate (not distant), proximate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Bordering — Border Bor der, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Bordered}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Bordering}.] 1. To touch at the edge or boundary; to be contiguous or adjacent; with on or upon as, Connecticut borders on Massachusetts. [1913 Webster] 2. To approach; to come near …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bordering — adjective Having a common boundary or border France and Spain are bordering nations …   Wiktionary

  • bordering — (Roget s IV) modif. Syn. rimming, bounding, neighboring, adjoining, fringing, edging, lining, conjoining, verging, skirting, flanking, connecting, on the edge of, on the confines of; see also near 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • bordering — bor·der || bɔːdÉ™ n. boundary; edge, fringe; frame which surrounds the application window (Computers) v. be adjacent to; live next door …   English contemporary dictionary

  • bordering —    In digital imaging, automatically locating the correct edge of an image on a scan so that any marking from the edge, frame, etc. is not captured …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • bordering — noun ( s) Etymology: from gerund of border (II) : something that serves as a border : edging …   Useful english dictionary

  • bordering upon — index proximate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Countries bordering the European Union — This is a list of countries bordering the European Union, and its predecessor the European Communities, both at its current geographical extent and after all previous rounds of enlargement. Contents 1 2007 to present 2 2004 to 2007 3 1995 to 2004 …   Wikipedia

  • Sea-bordering — Sea bor der*ing, a. Bordering on the sea; situated beside the sea. Drayton. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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