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1. margin

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

Synonyms

  • edge
  • perimeter
  • border
  • boundary
  • lip

Antonyms

  • permissive
  • unpermissive
  • unpermissiveness
  • narrow-mindedness

Etymology

  • marginis (Latin)

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Rhymes with Margin

  • allergan
  • allergen
  • amerongen
  • antigen
  • bijan
  • bludgeon
  • burgeon
  • cajun
  • carcinogen
  • collegian
  • contagion
  • dajun
  • detjen
  • dodgen
  • dudgeon
  • dungeon
  • engine
  • engine
  • estrogen
  • evjen

How do you spell margin? Is it margine ?

A common misspelling of margin is margine

Sentences with margin


1. Noun, singular or mass
Fold the white margin on the right side of the bill in and crease.

2. Adjective
With options, you use capital to buy contracts or to cover the margin requirement of sold contracts.

Quotes about margin


1. The point of simple living, for me has got to be:A soft place to landA wide margin of errorRoom to breatheLots of places to find baseline happiness in each and every day
- Leo Babauta

2. Everything stated or expressed by man is a note in the margin of a completely erased text. From what's in the note we can extract the gist of what must have been in the text, but there's always a doubt, and the possible meanings are many.
- Fernando Pessoa, The Book of Disquiet

2. margin

noun. ['ˈmɑːrdʒən'] an amount beyond the minimum necessary.

Synonyms

  • margin of safety
  • safety margin
  • margin of error
  • amount
  • narrow margin
  • slimness

Antonyms

  • unprofitability
  • disadvantage
  • unprofitableness
  • broad-mindedness

Etymology

  • marginis (Latin)

3. margin

noun. ['ˈmɑːrdʒən'] (finance) the net sales minus the cost of goods and services sold.

Synonyms

  • net income
  • net
  • net profit
  • gross profit
  • gross profit margin
  • profits
  • profit
  • lucre

Antonyms

  • negativeness
  • negativity
  • decrease
  • increase

Etymology

  • marginis (Latin)

4. margin

noun. ['ˈmɑːrdʒən'] the blank space that surrounds the text on a page.

Synonyms

  • page
  • blank space
  • space

Antonyms

  • wideness
  • standard
  • nonstandard
  • loss

Etymology

  • marginis (Latin)

5. margin

noun. ['ˈmɑːrdʒən'] the amount of collateral a customer deposits with a broker when borrowing from the broker to buy securities.

Synonyms

  • down payment
  • deposit

Antonyms

  • positiveness
  • sufficiency
  • positivity

Etymology

  • marginis (Latin)

6. margin

noun. ['ˈmɑːrdʒən'] a permissible difference; allowing some freedom to move within limits.

Synonyms

  • allowance
  • divergence
  • discrepancy
  • disagreement
  • variance
  • leeway

Antonyms

  • gross
  • proximate
  • losings
  • break even

Etymology

  • marginis (Latin)
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