Translation of "frontier" - English-Spanish dictionary

frontier

noun uk /frʌnˈtɪər/

a line or border between two countries or areas

frontera

a line or border between a known area and an unknown or wild area

frontera
Lewis and Clark were explorers of the early American frontier.

(Translation of “frontier” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

frontier

noun /ˈfrantiə, (American) franˈtiər/

a boundary between countries

frontera
We crossed the frontier
(also adjective) a frontier town.

the farthest area of land on which people live and work, before the country becomes wild and deserted

frontera
Many families went to make a new life on the frontier.

the limits or boundaries (of knowledge etc)

frontera
the frontiers of scientific knowledge.

(Translation of “frontier” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)