"border Synonyms"

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Word Example of - border

    Example Sentences for border

    The flowers of all the varieties are showy, either in masses or planted in a border.

    Some of the businesses he financed were on the border line of respectability.

    Devoted to the Border sports, in which he was formerly an active performer, he has celebrated them in animated verse.

    Let us set off from a farm in the Western States, on the border of the prairie.

    The wounded buffalo ran on to the border of the next marsh, and, in attempting to cross, fell headlong down the steep bank.

    The truth about the Ochori border has never been thoroughly exposed.

    The smaller states, especially those which border on the Rhine, gradually became the acknowledged hotbeds of sedition.

    From the earliest days there have been border counterfeiters of coin.

    The border line was only about a quarter of a mile distant and ran right through the forest.

    As a matter of fact, there were many worse desperadoes on the border.

Word Origin & History of - border

    Word Origin & History

    border mid-14c., from O.Fr. bordure "seam, edge of a shield, border," from Frankish *bord (cf. O.E. bord "side;" see board (2)). The geopolitical sense first attested 1530s, in Scottish (replacing earlier march), from The Borders, district adjoining the boundary between England and Scotland.