Simple Definition of borderland
: the land on either side of a border between countries
: an unclear state or condition that is between two things and is like each of them in some ways
Examples of borderland in a sentence
in the borderland between sleeping and waking
He describes adolescence as the tumultuous borderlands between childhood and adulthood.
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Rhymes with borderland
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