Definitions of border

  1. To be adjacent; to approach.
  2. To put a border on.
  3. To lie on the border; adjoin; approach; resemble; often with on or upon.
  4. To make a border for; to furnish with a border, as for ornament; as, to border a garment or a garden.
  5. To be, or to have, contiguous to; to touch, or be touched, as by a border; to be, or to have, near the limits or boundary; as, the region borders a forest, or is bordered on the north by a forest.
  6. To confine within bounds; to limit.
  7. To make a decorative margin about.
  8. To make or adorn with a border: to bound.
  9. To place a border to.
  10. To approach; to come near to; to verge.
  11. To touch at the edge or boundary; to be contiguous or adjacent; - with on or upon as, Connecticut borders on Massachusetts.
  12. To touch at the edge or boundary; with on or upon; to approach.
  13. To approach: to be adjacent.
  14. To approach; to adjoin.
  15. lie adjacent to another or share a boundary; " Canada adjoins the U. S."; " England marches with Scotland"
  16. provide with a border or edge; " edge the tablecloth with embroidery"
  17. To make or adorn with a border; to reach or be contiguous to.
  18. To be near to; to reach to; to adjoin; to adorn with a border; to ornament; to limit.
  19. a strip forming the outer edge of something; " the rug had a wide blue border"
  20. the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary
  21. The outer part or edge of anything, as of a garment, a garden, etc.; margin; verge; brink.
  22. A boundary; a frontier of a state or of the settled part of a country; a frontier district.
  23. A strip or stripe arranged along or near the edge of something, as an ornament or finish.
  24. A narrow flower bed.
  25. The outer part or edge of anything; a margin; boundary; rim; brink; frontier; verge; a narrow flower bed usually along a path.
  26. The edge or margin of anything: the march or boundary of a country: a flower- bed in a garden.
  27. An edge or margin; frontier; spot in which plants are set for ornament.
  28. A margin or edge; brink; verge; frontier.
  29. The edge of anything; margin; boundary; frontier; a flower- bed.
  30. The outer edge or part of anything; the surrounding line or limits of a large or small tract of land.