Bor"der, v. t. 1. To make a border for; to furnish with a border, as for ornament; as, to border a garment or a garden.
2. To be, or to have, contiguous to; to touch, or be touched, as by a border; to be, or to have, near the limits or boundary; as, the region
borders a forest, or is
bordered on the north by a forest.
The country is bordered by a broad tract called the "hot region."Prescott.
Shebah and Raamah . . . border the sea called the Persian gulf.Sir W. Raleigh.
3. To confine within bounds; to limit.
That nature, which contemns its origin,Shak.
Can not be bordered certain in itself.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]
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