Synonyms of hem something or someone in
hem something or someone in
▷ See hem
1 surroundDictionary • Manchester is hemmed in by greenbelt countryside.
surround • The church was surrounded by a rusted wrought-iron fence.
edge • She was standing at the water's edge.
border • pillowcases trimmed with a hand-crocheted border
skirt • We raced across a large field that skirted the slope of the hill.
confine • The movie is set entirely within the confines of the abandoned factory.
enclose • The land was enclosed by an eight-foot wire fence.
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borderA border is a strip or band around the edge of something.
• pillowcases trimmed with a hand-crocheted border
• The monarch's powers are circumscribed by Parliament.
confineSomething that is within the confines of an area or place is within the boundaries enclosing it.
• The movie is set entirely within the confines of the abandoned factory.
Thesaurus for hem something or someone in from the Collins English Thesaurus