Definitions For Border


  • A strip forming the outer edge of something
  • A decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge
  • A line that indicates a boundary
  • The boundary of a surface
  • The boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary


  • Lie adjacent to another or share a boundary
  • Extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle
  • Enclose in or as if in a frame
  • Provide with a border or edge
  • Form the boundary of; be contiguous to

Is Border a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Border is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Border in a Sentence

  • He grew up in Malaysia, near the Indonesian border.
  • They live just beyond the western border of the park.
  • The border of the Sahara
  • Their property borders the park.
  • Tall trees border the avenue.
  • Two rivers border the city.

Synonyms for Border

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