the boundary or edge of an area or groupGeographically, the UK is on the periphery of Europe.
Our organization now operates across national boundaries.
She was standing at the water's edge.
pillowcases trimmed with a hand-crocheted border
the skirts of the hill
They lived together on the fringe of the campus.
The car pulled over on to the verge off the road.
Their economy is teetering on the brink of collapse.
round the eastern rim of the Mediterranean
Cut a jagged edge along the hem to give a ragged look.
She filled her glass right up to the brim.
They walked round the perimeter of the stadium.
a gold watch-face with diamond chips around its circumference
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in the sense of ambit
limits or boundary
in the sense of border
a design around the edge of somethingpillowcases trimmed with a hand-crocheted border
periphery 的词库—— 柯林斯 英语词库
Life on the edge