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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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To address the smuggling issues and cross border movement, fencing of the border was done and barriers were placed.
''In the context of enhanced monitoring of the Pakistan-Afghanistan border, we exchanged views on selective fencing, aerial surveillance, and use of modern technology like biometrics in border movement,'' Kasuri said.
Pakistan had introduced visas and passports for Afghan nationals in June 2016 over concerns that free border movement would enable the militants to enter Pakistan for violence.
She underlined that effective steps are must for preventing cross border movement of militants and their attacks
Aizaz Chaudhry said Islamabad wants systematic border management along Pak-Afghan border to effectively check the cross border movement of terrorists.
Sardar Ayaz Sadiq said the fencing is in the best interest of both the countries to stop illegal cross border movement.
5 peace deal between the Pakistan government and tribesmen in North Waziristan was meant to bring about peace in the tribal area but does not change the main objective of nabbing al-Qaida terrorists and checking the cross border movement.
Some 934 check posts had been established to manage the border and the Afghan government should also develop the system to manage cross border movement on its side, he added.
He appreciated effective border security arrangements which have enhanced control on cross border movement of terrorists.
Progress in 26/11 trial, cross border movement of terrorists and the menace of fake Indian currency notes will be high on the agenda during the Home Secretary-level talks between the two nations to be held here on March 28-29.