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hem

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hem

  1. the line or relatively narrow space that marks the outer limit of something the hem of the blouse was gold Synonyms borderline, bound, boundary, brim, circumference, compass, confines, edge, edging, end, frame, fringe, border, margin, perimeter, periphery, rim, skirt, skirting, vergeRelated Words ambit; brink, crest, curb, cusp, lip; ceiling, maximum; demarcation, extent, limitation, measure, mere, restriction, termination; borderland, frontier, march, outskirts, pale, selvage; lap; shoreNear Antonyms center, core, heart; inner, inside, interior, middle, within



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