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adjective as in framed

adjective as in fringed

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adjective as in outlined

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Plus, the Spey, one of the most famous salmon rivers in the world, bordered the south side of the estate.

Much of his auto-tuned lectures bordered on funny: “I believe everything,” the artist shared.

She seemed resolutely on message, quoting Ronald Reagan with such frequency that it almost bordered on being a verbal tic.

Indeed, his first statements on the revolution bordered on the incoherent.

She complained about harassing emails that may have bordered on threats.

And the girl, scarce believing her good fortune, departed with a speed that bordered on the ludicrous.

This was bordered by salt marshes only, covered occasionally at spring tides by the sea, some of which extended pretty far inland.

It was bordered by trees for almost its entire length on both sides, and it was shaped like a enormous, elongated comma.

She was gracious to him for once, and gave him good morning in a manner that bordered upon the pleasant.

A large portion of the way the road is bordered by fine forests, which form a great park around the mansion.


On this page you'll find 63 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bordered, such as: belted, surrounded, circumscribed, compassed, defined, and delimited.

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