NOTE: Use for senses where two objects are contiguous but one object does not surround the other.
To the south, it borders Andalusia.
Coyoacan, a long-standing Nahua town, borders the lake.
Rest areas and information kiosks will border these important arterials.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 5
NOTE: Use for senses where one object surrounds the other.
She bordered the edges in garter stitch to keep them from rolling up.
This cotton edging bordered the sides of the flag.
Tulips bordered the front yard.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3, 4
That suggestion borders on lunacy!
Her lines were cheesy, but she bordered on funny.
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