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    • A line that establishes or marks a border.
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borderline definition

  • noun:
    • A line that establishes or marks a border.
    • An indefinite area intermediate between two qualities or circumstances: The borderline between love and hate is normally slim.
    • A boundary or accepted unit; a border.
    • a line that indicates a boundary
    • A line that establishes or scars a border.
    • An indefinite location intermediate between two characteristics or problems: The borderline between love and hate is generally slim.
    • A boundary or accepted unit; a border.
    • a line that shows a boundary
  • adjective:
    • Verging on a given quality or problem: borderline impoverishment.
    • Of a questionable nature or quality: a job candidate with borderline skills.
    • Psychology concerning any sensation which intermediate between two teams and not obviously classified either in team: a borderline state showing the characteristics of both neurotic and psychotic reactions.
    • associated with a disorder characterized by a pattern of uncertainty in state of mind, interpersonal relations, and self-image, and manifested by self-destructive, impulsive, and contradictory behavior: the borderline problem.
    • almost; perhaps not obviously on a single side or even the various other of a border or boundary, ambiguous.
    • Showing bad flavor.
    • of debateable or minimal quality
    • Verging on a given quality or problem: borderline poverty.
    • Of a questionable nature or high quality: a job candidate with borderline skills.
    • mindset concerning any trend which intermediate between two teams and not demonstrably categorized in a choice of team: a borderline condition showing the faculties of both neurotic and psychotic reactions.
    • concerning an ailment described as a pattern of instability in mood, social relations, and self-image, and manifested by self-destructive, impulsive, and contradictory behavior: the borderline problem.
    • almost; maybe not plainly on one part or the other of a border or boundary, ambiguous.
    • Showing bad flavor.
    • of questionable or minimal quality
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