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Synonyms for border



border on something


Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002

Synonyms for border

a fairly narrow line or space forming a boundary

the line or area separating geopolitical units

to put or form a border on

to be contiguous or next to

border on: to come near, as in quality or amount

The American Heritage® Roget's Thesaurus. Copyright © 2013, 2014 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Synonyms for border

the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary

the boundary of a surface

a decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge

a strip forming the outer edge of something

form the boundary of

enclose in or as if in a frame

provide with a border or edge


lie adjacent to another or share a boundary

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Two sides also emphasized the necessity of updating border maps and border pillar descriptions, in addition to carrying out joint border surveys.
There was also an exchange of views between the two sides on effective border management efforts through measures like fencing.
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Mr Rantuana said he would lobby fellow legislators to have the Botswana Defense Force back to patrolling the border fence as it used to, adding that reducing the soldier's presence along the fence had created a gap.
According to the commander, Iranian border guard has held 10 meetings on border issues with neighbors like Turkey, Azerbaijan, Iraq, Qatar and Afghanistan since the beginning of the current Iranian calendar year (March 21, 2018).
Pakistan started fencing along the 2,400 kilometres Afghan border in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and Balochistan to prevent terrorists and smugglers from entering the country.
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The tribes were informed about the outer enclosure and the importance of security on the border in this Jirga.
At the Bulgarian-Romanian border traffic is intense at the exit.
The Estonian Police and Border Guard Board will mark the border zone area of the Estonian-Russian border on the Narva Reservoir with approximately 40 new spar buoys this summer.
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