on or near a border or boundary.
uncertain; indeterminate; debatable:
not an alcoholic, but a borderline case.
not quite meeting accepted, expected, or average standards.
approaching bad taste or obscenity:
He made several borderline remarks that offended them.
a person suffering from borderline personality.
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a border; dividing line; line of demarcation
an indeterminate position between two conditions or qualities: the borderline between friendship and love
on the edge of one category and verging on another: a borderline failure in the exam
a detailed memorandum, especially one in which documents are listed. Historical Examples The Aspern Papers Henry James The Aspern Papers Henry James The Aspern Papers Henry James The Aspern Papers Henry James The Aspern Papers Henry James The Aspern Papers Henry James The Sunny Side of Diplomatic Life, 1875-1912 Lillie DeHegermann-Lindencrone The Sunny Side of […]
a detailed memorandum, especially one in which documents are listed. Historical Examples With the Doughboy in France Edward Hungerford noun (pl) -reaux (-ˈrəʊ; -ˈrəʊz; French) (-ro) a memorandum or invoice prepared for a company by an underwriter, containing a list of reinsured risks
a person who dwells on or near the border of a country, region, etc. Historical Examples The Pioneer Boys on the Great Lakes Harrison Adams A Son of the Middle Border Hamlin Garland Overland John William De Forest In the Line of Battle Various The Land of the Black Mountain Reginald Wyon The Lincoln Story […]
the part or edge of a surface or area that forms its outer boundary. the line that separates one country, state, province, etc., from another; frontier line: You cannot cross the border without a visa. the district or region that lies along the boundary line of another. the frontier of civilization. the border. the border […]