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  1. outskirts

    Synonyms:
    border, outpost, purlieu, environs, precincts

    Antonyms:
    interior, centre, bulk, body, mass, heart

Princeton's WordNet

  1. outskirtsnoun

    outlying areas (as of a city or town)

    "they lived on the outskirts of Houston"; "they mingled in the outskirts of the crowd"

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  1. List of paraphrases for "outskirts":

    suburbs, grass-lands, environs, peripheries, surroundings, fringes

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#3282border
#10197suburbs
#12632surroundings
#18833outpost
#25330outskirts
#26962precincts
#33920fringes
#36764environs
#140530peripheries

How to use outskirts in a sentence?

  1. Virginia:

    On the outskirts of every agony sits some observant fellow who points.

  2. Edson Aparecido:

    Where people are dying is on the outskirts of the city. That's why social isolation is so important.

  3. President Petro Poroshenko:

    I think the fact of using the tense situation on the outskirts of Debaltseve by militants-terrorists-mercenaries poses a great threat, which can violate the ceasefire regime.

  4. Sharfan Darwish:

    There is news about many Daesh (IS) members escaping and evacuating some areas of Manbij and booby-trapping them, our forces are now on the outskirts of the city. The campaign continues.

  5. Ismet Sheik Hassan:

    Fighters are still clearing homes and streets of booby-traps and mines. There are some clashes from ISIS pockets on the outskirts of the town, but Ain Isa and the surrounding villages are free of the ISIS terrorists.

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