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Definitions of fringe

  1. at or constituting a border or edge; "the marginal strip of beach" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. edging consisting of hanging threads or tassels Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. a part of the city far removed from the center; "they built a factory on the outskirts of the city" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. the outside boundary or surface of something Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. decorate with or as if with a surrounding fringe; "fur fringed the hem of the dress" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. a social group holding marginal or extreme views; "members of the fringe believe we should be armed with guns at all times" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7. adorn with a fringe; "The weaver fringed the scarf" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  8. An ornamental appendage to the border of a piece of stuff, originally consisting of the ends of the warp, projecting beyond the woven fabric; but more commonly made separate and sewed on, consisting sometimes of projecting ends, twisted or plaited together, and sometimes of loose threads of wool, silk, or linen, or narrow strips of leather, or the like. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. Something resembling in any respect a fringe; a line of objects along a border or edge; a border; an edging; a margin; a confine. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. The peristome or fringelike appendage of the capsules of most mosses. See Peristome. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. To adorn the edge of with a fringe or as with a fringe. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. One of a number of light or dark bands, produced by the interference of light; a diffraction band; - called also interference fringe. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. An ornamental border of hanging cords, etc.; any border or edging like a fringe. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  14. To border with, or as with a fringe. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  15. Loose threads forming a border: the extremity: in optics, one of the colored bands of light in the phenomena of diffraction. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  16. To adorn with fringe: to border. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  17. FRINGELESS. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  18. Border of loose threads. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  19. To adorn with fringe. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  20. To border with a fringe. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  21. A border, as of pendent cords; an edging. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  22. Fringy. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  23. Coloured bands seen when a beam of light is transmitted through a slit. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  24. An ornamental appendage to a border of cloth, consisting of loose threads; something resembling a fringe; an open broken border. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  25. To border with fringe or a loose edging. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  26. An edging of loose threads or ornamental open work; the edge; the margin. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  27. To ornament with a loose border; to adorn with fringe. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  28. One of a number of light or dark bands, produced by the interference of light; a diffraction band; -- called also interference fringe. mso.anu.edu.au
  29. frinj, n. loose threads forming an ornamental border: anything like a fringe, even a girl's hair cut in front and falling over the brow: the extremity.--v.t. to adorn with fringe: to border.--adjs. FRINGED; FRINGE'LESS; FRING'ENT, fringing.--n. FRINGE'-TREE, in the United States, a large shrub with very numerous snow-white flowers in panicled racemes.--adj. FRING'Y, ornamented with fringes. [O. Fr. frenge--L. fimbria, threads, fibres, akin to fibra, a fibre.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  30. Ornamental bordering of threads left loose or formed into tassels or twists; such bordering made separately; border, edging, (Newgate f., beard allowed to grow below shaven chin); front hair cut short& allowed to hang over forehead; natural border of hair &c. in animal or plant; hence fringeless, fringy, aa. (Vb) adorn or encircle with f., serve as f. to; hence fringing n. [Middle English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  31. An irregular or filamentous border; a marginal membrane; a fimbria. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  32. n. [French, German] A kind of trimming consisting of loose threads;—something resembling fringe; a border; a confine. Cabinet Dictionary

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