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**direct hypernym*/*inherited hypernym*/**sister term**- S: (n) line (a length (straight or curved) without breadth or thickness; the trace of a moving point)
- S: (n) curve (a line on a graph representing data)
- S: (n) curve, curved shape (the trace of a point whose direction of motion changes)
- S: (n) straight line (a line traced by a point traveling in a constant direction; a line of zero curvature)
*"the shortest distance between two points is a straight line"* - S: (n) geodesic, geodesic line ((mathematics) the shortest line between two points on a mathematically defined surface (as a straight line on a plane or an arc of a great circle on a sphere))
- S: (n) perimeter (a line enclosing a plane areas)
- S: (n) centerline, center line (a line that bisects a plane figure)
- S: (n)
**boundary**, edge, bound (a line determining the limits of an area) *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"*