boundaries

[ boun-duh-ree, -dree ]SEE DEFINITION OF boundaries
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BOUNDARIES

Boys were flogged at boundaries, to impress the boundaries on their memory.

Monks also erected crosses to mark the boundaries of the property of their monastery.

Arthur pursued the path which would take him round the cathedral to the Boundaries.

The parties could agree neither on terms of consolidation nor on boundaries.

Never did he set his foot beyond the boundaries of his garden.

I had not yet explored the boundaries of the prairie-like level on which I found myself.

Its boundaries are unconstrained, and graceful, and sweeping.

I was still independent, because my means were the boundaries of my wants.

You've pushed back the boundaries; I think it splendid of you.

Or are we vainly attempting to pass the boundaries of human thought?

WORD ORIGIN

1620s, from bound (n.) + -ary.

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