Synonyms of brink
edgeDictionary • Their economy is teetering on the brink of collapse.
edge • She was standing at the water's edge.
limit • the city limits
border • pillowcases trimmed with a hand-crocheted border
lip • the lip of the jug
margin • These islands are on the margins of human habitation.
boundary • Drug traffickers operate across national boundaries.
skirt • the skirts of the hill
frontier • It wasn't difficult to cross the frontier.
fringe • They lived together on the fringe of the campus.
verge (British) • The car pulled over on to the verge off the road.
threshold • We are on the threshold of a new era in astronomy.
rim • round the eastern rim of the Mediterranean
brim • The toilet was full to the brim with insects.
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borderA border is a strip or band around the edge of something.
• pillowcases trimmed with a hand-crocheted border
• Drug traffickers operate across national boundaries.
• The toilet was full to the brim with insects.
Thesaurus for brink from the Collins English Thesaurus
the edge, border, or verge of a steep place