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verb as in skirt

verb as in edge


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The on-the-fly evolution of several standardized processes did carry some fringe benefits, according to both the developers and actors.

Even with the loopholes, many conservatives are instead turning to more fringe social media platforms, such as Gab and Parler.

The science’s consistent results have helped erode the stigma surrounding hallucinogens and taken them beyond the province of hippies, military experiments, and fringe academics.

This alignment would keep Ryne Harper, Kyle McGowin, Dakota Bacus and James Bourque as depth options out of the minors, though McGowin did impress after evolving from fringe starter to slider-dependent reliever.

There, on the fringes of the Gobi Desert in Inner Mongolia, hundreds of workers are building two new power generation units to supply more electricity to the 2 million–plus residents of Hohhot, the regional capital.

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Doyleys can be cut from eight to twelve inches square, and they should be worked and pressed before fringing.

Unseen, a mysterious figure hurried on after them, keeping well in the shadow of the trees fringing the side of the road.

He broke through dense shalal, fringing the green woods, making the shore line all but impenetrable.

This renders climbing difficult and accounts for the large numbers of isolated blocks fringing the base.

Almost immediately an answering fire broke out from all the batteries fringing the sea.

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On this page you'll find 269 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fringing, such as: meet, reach, abut, adjoin, bound, and butt.

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