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Overview of noun fringe

The noun fringe has 6 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (8) periphery, fringe, outer boundary

(the outside boundary or surface of something)

2. (1) outskirt, fringe

(a part of the city far removed from the center; "they built a factory on the outskirts of the city")

3. fringe, interference fringe

(one of the light or dark bands produced by the interference and diffraction of light)

4. fringe

(a social group holding marginal or extreme views; "members of the fringe believe we should be armed with guns at all times")

5. bang, fringe

(a border of hair that is cut short and hangs across the forehead)

6. fringe

(an ornamental border consisting of short lengths of hanging threads or tassels)

Overview of verb fringe

The verb fringe has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. fringe

(adorn with a fringe; "The weaver fringed the scarf")

2. fringe

(decorate with or as if with a surrounding fringe; "fur fringed the hem of the dress") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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