WordNet Search - 3.1

Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations

Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"

- S: (n)
**boundary**, bound, bounds (the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something) - S: (n)
**boundary**, edge, bound (a line determining the limits of an area) *direct hyponym*/**full hyponym**- S: (n) rim (the shape of a raised edge of a more or less circular object)
- S: (n) margin, border, perimeter (the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary)
- S: (n) periphery, fringe, outer boundary (the outside boundary or surface of something)
- S: (n) brink, threshold, verge (a region marking a boundary)
- S: (n) upper bound ((mathematics) a number equal to or greater than any other number in a given set)
- S: (n) lower bound ((mathematics) a number equal to or less than any other number in a given set)
- S: (n) thalweg (the middle of the chief navigable channel of a waterway that forms the boundary line between states)
*direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/*sister term**derivationally related form*- W: (v) bound [Related to: boundary, bound] (form the boundary of; be contiguous to)
- W: (v)
edge [Related to: edge] (lie adjacent to another or share a boundary)
*"Canada adjoins the U.S."; "England marches with Scotland"* - W: (v)
bound [Related to: bound] (place limits on (extent or amount or access))
*"restrict the use of this parking lot"; "limit the time you can spend with your friends"* - S: (n) limit, bound,
**boundary**(the greatest possible degree of something)*"what he did was beyond the bounds of acceptable behavior"; "to the limit of his ability"*