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synonyms for borderland

  • boundary
  • edge
  • fringe
  • frontier
  • march
  • marchland

antonyms for borderland

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  • center
  • inside
  • interior
  • middle
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How to use borderland in a sentence

Instead, scientists want to study the borderlands between humans and wildlife, where encroaching settlements and development are increasing the odds of a virus spilling over.
FINDING THE NEXT PANDEMIC VIRUS BEFORE IT FINDS USUMAIR IRFANAPRIL 4, 2022VOX
Equipped with paramilitary gear and lugging their weapons through the rough borderlands, militiamen sought to track down immigrants crossing the border, sometimes detaining them.
THE U.S.-MEXICO BORDER HAS LONG BEEN A MAGNET FOR FAR-RIGHT VIGILANTESPATRICK STRICKLANDFEBRUARY 17, 2022TIME
Namwali Serpell calls William Hope Hodgson’s “The House on the Borderland,” first published over a century ago, “one of the most startling accounts of infinity that I’ve ever read.”
‘B-SIDE BOOKS’ ADDS TO YOUR MUST-READ STACK WITH THE BEST BOOKS YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OFABBY MCGANNEY NOLANJUNE 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In many respects, these remote and geopolitically volatile borderlands might seem like an unlikely place to seek solutions for the crisis of travel in the covid era.
IN EAST AFRICA, MOUNTAIN GORILLAS AND A NEW PARADIGM FOR WILDLIFE TRAVELHENRY WISMAYERAPRIL 23, 2021WASHINGTON POST
For people living in borderlands, those emotions are often negative.
HOW BORDER WALLS TRICK THE HUMAN BRAIN AND PSYCHEJESSICA WAPNEROCTOBER 2, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The feeble loyalty of the native regiments at Lucknow sufficed to keep all the borderland of Nepaul quiet for nearly two months.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
This high lonely butte stands on the borderland between the country of the Pawnees and the country of the Dakotas.
PRAIRIE SMOKE (SECOND EDITION, REVISED)MELVIN RANDOLPH GILMORE
He felt that he had reached the land—or at least the borderland—of Bohemia, that Ultima Thule of every young literary dream.
MARK TWAIN, A BIOGRAPHY, 1835-1910, COMPLETEALBERT BIGELOW PAINE
It rather occupies a kind of borderland between them, coming under the head of philanthropy.
EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE GOSPEL OF MATTHEWJOHN MONRO GIBSON
But even in this borderland He cannot be hid; and when the sick and needy throng around Him, He cannot turn away from them.
EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: THE GOSPEL OF MATTHEWJOHN MONRO GIBSON
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WORDS RELATED TO BORDERLAND

  • abuttals
  • ambits
  • barriers
  • beginnings
  • borderlands
  • borderlines
  • borders
  • brinks
  • circumferences
  • circumscriptions
  • compasses
  • confines
  • edges
  • ends
  • environs
  • extents
  • extremities
  • frames
  • fringes
  • frontiers
  • hems
  • horizons
  • limits
  • line of demarcations
  • lines
  • marches
  • margins
  • marks
  • meres
  • metes
  • outlines
  • outposts
  • pales
  • perimeters
  • peripheries
  • precincts
  • purlieuses
  • radii
  • rims
  • sides
  • skirts
  • terminals
  • terminations
  • termini
  • verges
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