Definition of Border


  • a strip forming the outer edge of something
    "the rug had a wide blue border"
  • a decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge
  • the boundary of a surface
  • the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary
  • a line that indicates a boundary
    - boundary line


  • lie adjacent to another or share a boundary
    "Canada adjoins the U.S."
    "England marches with Scotland"
    - butt against - butt on
  • provide with a border or edge
    "edge the tablecloth with embroidery"
  • enclose in or as if in a frame
    "frame a picture"
    - frame in
  • form the boundary of
    be contiguous to
  • extend on all sides of simultaneously
    "The forest surrounds my property"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Border

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Unscramble border

58 unscramble word found using the letters border.

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