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See definition of berm on Dictionary.com
  • as inedge
  • as inledge

synonyms for berm

  • boundary
  • brink
  • corner
  • end
  • fringe
  • line
  • lip
  • margin
  • mouth
  • outskirt
  • peak
  • perimeter
  • point
  • rim
  • shore
  • side
  • threshold
  • tip
  • verge
  • bend
  • bound
  • brim
  • butt
  • circumference
  • contour
  • crook
  • crust
  • curb
  • extremity
  • frame
  • frontier
  • hem
  • hook
  • ledge
  • limb
  • limit
  • molding
  • periphery
  • portal
  • ring
  • skirt
  • split
  • strand
  • term
  • trimming
  • turn

antonyms for berm

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  • bottom
  • center
  • inside
  • interior
  • middle
  • surface
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    How to use berm in a sentence

    The sewage breached a large dirt berm built by IBWC across the river’s causeway on Monday.
    ONSLAUGHT OF TIJUANA SEWAGE HEADS FOR SAN DIEGO COASTLINEMACKENZIE ELMERAUGUST 2, 2022VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
    These would involve shipping in or dredging up large amounts of material to build up berms or artificial islands around or beneath key glaciers.
    THE RADICAL INTERVENTION THAT MIGHT SAVE THE “DOOMSDAY” GLACIERJAMES TEMPLEJANUARY 14, 2022MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
    To cope with scarcity, farmers maintained little ponds and berms to help rainfall infiltrate the ground, storing it for a dry day.
    THE ARCHITECT MAKING FRIENDS WITH FLOODINGERICA GIESDECEMBER 21, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
    I brought that firmer spring with me just in case, but I never felt like I was getting pulled below the ideal position in the berms or the lips.
    TESTED: CANFIELD LITHIUMSYADRONSEPTEMBER 4, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
    Bell and Schwarber are imperiling fans in concession lines and sunbathers on remote berms with blasts far beyond the outfield fences.
    THIS NATIONALS SPRING HAS BEEN FILLED WITH HAPPY RETURNS. NOW LET’S SEE IF THEY LAST.THOMAS M. BOSWELLMARCH 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    When Georgia Power fired up Plant Scherer’s first unit in late 1982, water and ash flowed into a giant hole buttressed by an earthen berm that stood 100 feet tall.
    THE COAL PLANT NEXT DOORBY MAX BLAU FOR GEORGIA HEALTH NEWSMARCH 22, 2021PROPUBLICA
    Earlier that year, heavy rains had threatened to send water pouring over the top of an ash pond’s berm at Plant Branch, which could have caused a major breach.
    THE COAL PLANT NEXT DOORBY MAX BLAU FOR GEORGIA HEALTH NEWSMARCH 22, 2021PROPUBLICA
    Risberm, ris-berm′, n. a glacis in jetties to withstand the violence of the sea.
    CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 3 OF 4: N-R)VARIOUS
    The section through the face of the bastion shows a demi-revetment with wide berm, and a hedge as an additional obstacle.
    ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 6VARIOUS
    A pioneer swam across, hauled over a cable, and made it fast to the hedge on the berm.
    ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 10, SLICE 6VARIOUS
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    capacitor

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