borde = edge masculine noun

borde

masculine noun
masculine noun

English Translation of BORDE

1
: edge (of a table, etc.), rim (of a glass, etc.)
2
: side (of a road, etc.)
3
al borde de : on the verge of

Examples of BORDE

se sentó en el borde del sofá she sat down on the edge of the sofa
fotos con los bordes en blanco photos with white borders or edges
sembró semillas en los bordes del césped he sowed some seeds at the sides or edges of the lawn
iba andando por el borde de la carretera she was walking by the roadside or by the side of the road
en el borde del Sena on the banks of the Seine
el régimen está al borde del colapso the regime is on the verge of collapse or on the point of collapsing
estamos al mismo borde del desastre we are on the very brink of disaster
su carrera política está al borde del abismo her political career is teetering on the edge of the abyss
están al borde de los cuarenta años they're close to forty
estuvo al borde de la muerte por congelación she nearly froze to death
¡eres un borde! you're a nasty piece of work! (familiar)

Related to BORDE

Sometimes Confused With: bordé (bordar), borde (bordar)

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