As a noun borderer
is a person who resides near a border.
As a verb bordered is
A person who resides near a border.
The outer edge of something.
- the borders of the garden
- upon the borders of these solitudes
A decorative strip around the edge of something.
- in the borders of death
A strip of ground in which ornamental plants are grown.
The line or frontier area separating political or geographical regions.
* 2013 , Nicholas Watt and Nick Hopkins,
Afghanistan bomb: UK to 'look carefully' at use of vehicles(in The Guardian , 1 May 2013)
- The Ministry of Defence said on Wednesday the men had been killed on Tuesday in the Nahr-e Saraj district of Helmand province, on the border of Kandahar just north of the provincial capital Lashkar Gah.
(British) Short form of border morris or border dancing; a vigorous style of traditional English dance originating from villages along the border between England and Wales, performed by a team of dancers usually with their faces disguised with black makeup.
* borderspace, borderspacing
To put a border on something.
To lie on, or adjacent to a border.
To touch at a border (with on'' or ''upon ).
- Denmark borders Germany to the south.
To approach; to come near to; to verge.
* Archbishop Tillotson
- Connecticut borders on Massachusetts.
- Wit which borders upon profaneness deserves to be branded as folly.