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border on sth

phrasal verb with border
 
 
/ˈbɔːdər/ verb [T]
to almost be a more extreme thing: Her anger bordered on aggression.AlmostMerely and barely
Translations of “border on sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 接近於,近乎…
in Russian граничить…
in Turkish sınırları zorlamak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 接近于,近乎…
in Polish graniczyć z czymś…
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