What is another word for boundary?

3448 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ bˈa͡ʊndəɹi], [ bˈa‍ʊndəɹi], [ b_ˈaʊ_n_d_ə_ɹ_i]

Boundaries have several synonyms that can be used interchangeably depending on the context. One of the most common synonyms for boundary is limit, which refers to a point beyond which something is not allowed to go. Another synonym for boundary is frontier, which is often used when referring to border territories between countries or regions. Border is another synonym that implies a division or boundary between two separate territories or regions. Another synonym that refers to a boundary is perimeter, which refers to the outer edge or boundary of a specific area. Finally, another synonym for boundary is threshold, which refers to the point at which something happens or changes.

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What are the hypernyms for Boundary?

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What are the hyponyms for Boundary?

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What are the opposite words for boundary?

Antonyms for the word "boundary" include words like limitless, unbounded, unrestricted, infinite, boundless, open, and free. The opposite of a boundary is something that is without limits or constraints. When something has no boundary, it means it can expand and grow without limit. Unrestrained by barriers, it is free and open to exploration. The term "boundary" is often applied to describe physical, emotional, and psychological barriers. However, social boundaries are also common, such as class, race, and culture. The absence of boundaries can create a sense of freedom and lightness, but it can also be daunting and overwhelming.

Usage examples for Boundary

All the islands on the west of this boundary belong to the Lofoden, and those on the east and north to the Vesteraalen group.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
Stas understood also that Abyssinia could be reached only from the southern side where that country borders on a great wilderness and not from the eastern boundary which was carefully guarded by dervishes.
"In Desert and Wilderness"
Henryk Sienkiewicz
On the other hand, on the western side the view ran as far as the horizon's boundary, at which the jungle met the sky.
"In Desert and Wilderness"
Henryk Sienkiewicz

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