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Synonyms for border



border on something


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

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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Ultimately, guardsmen are not ideal for securing the borders, as they lack police powers and they are sorely needed elsewhere.
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The strategy is designed to combat a traditional first-of-the-year rush of illegal immigrants from Mexico and Central America into the United States and to demonstrate the Clinton administration's commitment to controlling the nation's borders against drug and immigrant smugglers.
The promise then--by a coalition of Democrat and Republican politicians and their allies--was that in exchange for a one-time amnesty for the millions of illegal aliens already here, they would provide adequate resources and manpower to secure our borders against the ongoing invasion.