Delineate and Edge


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Delineate verb – To draw or make apparent the outline of.
Usage example: the man's roly-poly shape was softly delineated by the glow of the fire

Edge and delineate are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Edge" instead a verb "Delineate".
Nearby Words: delineation, delineating, delineator
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Edge verb – To serve as a border for.
Usage example: pavement edging the flower bed

Delineate and edge are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Delineate" instead a verb "Edge".
Nearby Words: edgy, edged, edging
Synonyms for Edge

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