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circumscribe

see definition of circumscribe
  • verbmark off, delimit
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Synonyms for circumscribe

verb mark off, delimit
  • delineate
  • hem in
  • bar
  • bound
  • confine
  • define
  • demarcate
  • encircle
  • enclose
  • encompass
  • environ
  • girdle
  • hamper
  • limit
  • outline
  • restrain
  • restrict
  • surround
  • trammel
  • nail down
  • prelimit

Antonyms for circumscribe

  • aid
  • allow
  • assist
  • free
  • help
  • let go
  • liberate
  • permit
  • release
  • unloose
  • loose
  • open
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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border

verb. bound on; be on the edge

bordered

verb. bound on; be on the edge

borders

verb. bound on; be on the edge

bound

verb. restrict

bounding

verb. restrict

circle

verb. go around, circumnavigate
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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