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Synonyms of edging

Noun


1. edging, border

usage: border consisting of anything placed on the edge to finish something (such as a fringe on clothing or on a rug)

Verb


1. edge, inch, advance, progress, pass on, move on, march on, go on

usage: advance slowly, as if by inches; "He edged towards the car"

2. border, edge, supply, provide, render, furnish

usage: provide with a border or edge; "edge the tablecloth with embroidery"

3. border, adjoin, edge, abut, march, butt, butt against, butt on, touch, adjoin, meet, contact

usage: lie adjacent to another or share a boundary; "Canada adjoins the U.S."; "England marches with Scotland"

4. edge, sharpen

usage: provide with an edge; "edge a blade"

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