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Antonyms for border on

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. border on, approach(verb)

    come near or verge on, resemble, come nearer in quality, or character

    "This borders on discrimination!"; "His playing approaches that of Horowitz"

    Synonyms:
    approach, come near, go about, set about, draw near, come on, near, go up, draw close

How to use border on in a sentence?

  1. Tim Malloy:

    Hillary Clinton's numbers on honesty and trust may border on abysmal but Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, the GOP front runner, is still battling a name recognition handicap, do Colorado voters trust Hillary? No, they do not. Do they think she cares about their needs? No, they do not.

  2. Stephen Jay Gould:

    “I emphatically do not assert the general ‘truth’ of this philosophy of punctuational change. Any attempt to support the exclusive validity of such a grandiose notion would border on the nonsensical.”

  3. Gustavo Reveles:

    I measure it by the everyday coming and going of people, for someone who grew up on the border and for someone who spent half of his life crossing the border on a weekly basis, it's encouraging to be crossing back to Juarez without that sort of hesitation or worry that something might happen.

  4. Ian Haney López:

    He understands that his base sees whites as victimized, and( they) believe one of the primary ways that they are victimized is by being falsely accused of being racist, president Trump says things that border on being racist, and almost dares pundits to label them racist. And then President Trump goes to President Trump base and says,' They're accusing you of being a racist.'.

  5. Donald Trump:

    BIG United States Supreme Court WIN for the Border on Asylum!

How to pronounce border on?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say border on in sign language?

  1. borderon

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