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Synonyms for perimeter
pəˈrɪm ɪ tərperime·ter

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. perimeter

    Synonyms:
    bound, boundary, circumference, rim

    Antonyms:
    center, middle, midst

Princeton's WordNet

  1. margin, border, perimeternoun

    the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary

    Synonyms:
    leeway, edge, mete, circumference, tolerance, gross profit margin, boundary line, border, gross profit, security deposit, moulding, borderline, molding, allowance, margin, delimitation

  2. perimeternoun

    a line enclosing a plane areas

    Synonyms:
    border, circumference, margin

  3. circumference, perimeternoun

    the size of something as given by the distance around it

    Synonyms:
    circuit, border, circumference, margin

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  1. curcumference

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PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "perimeter":

    boundary, edge, periphery, peripheral, moheet

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How to use perimeter in a sentence?

  1. Daniel Andrews:

    We've talked about this virus being like a public health bushfire. By putting a ring around metropolitan Melbourne, we're essentially putting in place a perimeter to protect regional Victorians, it's clear we are on the cusp of our second wave and we can not let this virus cut through our communities.

  2. James Murray:

    Obviously I'm aware that( former US Capitol Police Chief) Steve Sund testified not too long ago up there, and I'm also aware that one of the things he conveyed is that, you know, he would have preferred to have had more, more people, more resources, more fencing to be able to effectuate and push out his perimeter, had it been established to be an NSSE, that's one of the things you would have seen. You would have seen more people. You would have seen more perimeter fencing. You would have seen more resources.

  3. Terry Gainer:

    Wherever the perimeter is, that’s where the risk point is.

  4. Jeff Bell:

    If that is the correct log at ten minutes, that we were more concerned with the perimeter than finding the shooter, it was a bad command. It could have stalled our officers or cost lives.

  5. Judd Deere:

    The perimeter was expanded to help enforce the 7 p.m. curfew in the same area where rioters attempted to burn down one of our nations most historic churches the night before. Protesters were given three warnings by the U.S. Park Police.


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