abut

What is the difference between edge and abut?

edge | abut |


As verbs the difference between edge and abut

is that edge is to move an object slowly and carefully in a particular direction while abut is to touch by means of a mutual border, edge or end; to border on; to lie adjacent; to project; to terminate; to be contiguous; to meet, of an estate, country, etc {{defdate|first attested around 1350 to 1470}}.

As a noun edge

is the boundary line of a surface.

What is the difference between end and abut?

end | abut |


As verbs the difference between end and abut

is that end is (ergative) to finish, terminate while abut is to touch by means of a mutual border, edge or end; to border on; to lie adjacent; to project; to terminate; to be contiguous; to meet, of an estate, country, etc {{defdate|first attested around 1350 to 1470}}.

As a noun end

is the final point of something in space or time.

What is the difference between project and abut?

project | abut |


As verbs the difference between project and abut

is that project is to extend beyond a surface while abut is to touch by means of a mutual border, edge or end; to border on; to lie adjacent; to project; to terminate; to be contiguous; to meet, of an estate, country, etc {{defdate|first attested around 1350 to 1470}}.

As a noun project

is a planned endeavor, usually with a specific goal and accomplished in several steps or stages.

What is the difference between abutt and abut?

abutt | abut | Alternative forms |

Abutt is an alternative form of abut.


As verbs the difference between abutt and abut

is that abutt is (archaic) (abut){{reference-book | last =| first = | authorlink = | coauthors = | editor =brown, lesley | others = | title = the shorter oxford english dictionary | origdate = | origyear = 1933| origmonth = | url = | format = | accessdate = | accessyear = | accessmonth = | edition = 5th | date = | year =2003| month = | publisher =oxford university press | location =oxford, uk | language = | id = | doi = | isbn =978-0-19-860575-7 | lccn = | ol = | pages =11| chapter = | chapterurl = | quote =}} while abut is to touch by means of a mutual border, edge or end; to border on; to lie adjacent; to project; to terminate; to be contiguous; to meet, of an estate, country, etc {{defdate|first attested around 1350 to 1470}}.

What is the difference between border and abut?

border | abut |


As verbs the difference between border and abut

is that border is to put a border on something while abut is to touch by means of a mutual border, edge or end; to border on; to lie adjacent; to project; to terminate; to be contiguous; to meet, of an estate, country, etc {{defdate|first attested around 1350 to 1470}}.

As a noun border

is the outer edge of something.

What is the difference between touch and abut?

touch | abut |


As verbs the difference between touch and abut

is that touch is primarily physical senses while abut is to touch by means of a mutual border, edge or end; to border on; to lie adjacent; to project; to terminate; to be contiguous; to meet, of an estate, country, etc {{defdate|first attested around 1350 to 1470}}.

As a noun touch

is an act of touching, especially with the hand or finger.

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