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1. border

noun. ['ˈbɔrdɝ'] a line that indicates a boundary.

Synonyms

  • borderline
  • delimitation
  • bound
  • boundary line
  • circuit
  • state boundary
  • property line
  • bounds
  • boundary
  • state line
  • fence line
  • circumference

Antonyms

  • unsheathe
  • confront
  • pull out
  • recede

Etymology

  • bordure (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bordure (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

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  • internationale
  • industriali
  • industriale
  • nazionale
  • meridionale
  • dipasquale
  • depasquale
  • mexicali
  • massingale
  • depascale
  • cardinali
  • cardinale
  • campanale
  • bakrewali
  • tringali
  • speziale
  • parziale
  • mattikalli
  • imperiale
  • dinatale
  • denatale
  • comunale
  • caporale
  • caccavale
  • zingale
  • spitale
  • spinale
  • quilali
  • generali
  • gambale

Example sentences of the word border-collie


1. Noun Phrase
Teach your border collie from the start how to behave around people.

2. Noun Phrase
Get out and meet all the border collies you can find.

3. Noun Phrase
Work out how your and your border collie will train, work and play.

4. Noun Phrase
Read up on border collies and familiarize yourself with their history and background.

2. border

verb. ['ˈbɔrdɝ'] extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle.

Synonyms

  • gird
  • ring
  • cloister
  • surround
  • adjoin
  • environ
  • contact
  • enclose
  • inclose
  • girdle
  • hem in
  • skirt
  • close in
  • fringe
  • meet
  • touch

Antonyms

  • unconstipated
  • unsworn
  • open circuit
  • closed circuit

Etymology

  • bordure (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bordure (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. border

noun. ['ˈbɔrdɝ'] the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary.

Synonyms

  • edge
  • perimeter
  • margin
  • boundary
  • lip

Antonyms

  • discolor
  • abstain
  • maximal
  • maximum

Etymology

  • bordure (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bordure (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. border

noun. ['ˈbɔrdɝ'] the boundary of a surface.

Synonyms

  • edge
  • limb
  • brink
  • bounds
  • boundary

Antonyms

  • disagree
  • unjust
  • stifle
  • miss

Etymology

  • bordure (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bordure (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. border

verb. ['ˈbɔrdɝ'] enclose in or as if in a frame.

Synonyms

  • inclose
  • enclose
  • frame
  • close in
  • frame in

Antonyms

  • ride
  • retreat
  • dull
  • derestrict

Etymology

  • bordure (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bordure (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. border

verb. ['ˈbɔrdɝ'] form the boundary of; be contiguous to.

Synonyms

  • bound
  • enclose
  • shore
  • verge
  • skirt
  • confine

Antonyms

  • take
  • inactivity
  • block
  • recall

Etymology

  • bordure (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bordure (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. collie

noun. ['ˈkɑːli'] a silky-coated sheepdog with a long ruff and long narrow head developed in Scotland.

Synonyms

  • sheep dog
  • shepherd dog

8. border

noun. ['ˈbɔrdɝ'] a strip forming the outer edge of something.

Synonyms

  • edge
  • selvedge
  • verge
  • selvage

Antonyms

  • unbind
  • open chain
  • detach
  • silence

Etymology

  • bordure (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bordure (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. border

verb. ['ˈbɔrdɝ'] provide with a border or edge.

Synonyms

  • edge
  • provide
  • render
  • furnish

Antonyms

  • enable
  • increase
  • top
  • bottom

Etymology

  • bordure (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bordure (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. border

verb. ['ˈbɔrdɝ'] lie adjacent to another or share a boundary.

Synonyms

  • march
  • edge
  • adjoin
  • contact
  • touch
  • butt
  • abut
  • neighbor
  • butt against
  • meet
  • butt on

Antonyms

  • unbound
  • free
  • uncertain
  • unoriented

Etymology

  • bordure (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • bordure (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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