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Synonyms for fringe

Synonyms for fringe

a fairly narrow line or space forming a boundary

the periphery of a city or town

to put or form a border on

Synonyms for fringe

the outside boundary or surface of something

a part of the city far removed from the center

one of the light or dark bands produced by the interference and diffraction of light

a social group holding marginal or extreme views

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a border of hair that is cut short and hangs across the forehead

an ornamental border consisting of short lengths of hanging threads or tassels

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decorate with or as if with a surrounding fringe

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The course of the boat had been altered at right-angles to the stream, and the carved dragon-head of its prow was pointing now at a gap in the fringing bushes of the bank.
Mysterious currents drifted us here and there, with a stealthy power made manifest only by the chang- ing vistas of the islands fringing the east shore of the Gulf.
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