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How to use the word borderline in a Sentence?

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Obviously, he’s mad about you know the borderline hit there, but there’s different ways to go about it, you can grab a guy and then punch him in the face. But it’s just an unsuspecting guy, it’s a sucker punch.

Steven Stamkos

Found on FOX News
5 days ago

Sports

I followed the case borderline obsessively. Gabby had devastating and heartbreaking bad luck, but, vanlife did not kill Gabby, traveling did not kill Gabby, the national parks did not kill Gabby. A person killed Gabby.

Sierra Peters-Buckland

Found on CNN
24 days ago

Top News

I remember just how hard they had it (in 2015). Like it was like, concrete back then, and obviously the greens were borderline concrete too and a little bumpy, but this is one of the coolest courses I’ve played, and I’ve been fortunate to play some really, really cool courses.

Danny Woodhead

Found on FOX News
4 months ago

Latest Headlines

Their guy left his feet, borderline late, and drove right under his chin, it's unfortunate for Kevan, but we'll see how he is.

The Bruins

Found on FOX News
5 months ago

Latest Headlines

I felt comfortable, felt fine, felt strong, you know, just threw too many non-competitive pitches and some of those borderline calls were balls, just didn’t go my way, but not here to make excuses, I got to bear down and throw more strikes.

John Gant

Found on FOX News
5 months ago

Latest Headlines

It was an incredibly bittersweet ending with tremendous room for interpretation and conversation, from what we've seen so far,' The Last of Us II' does not seem to hold any punches, and once again showcases the improbable level of craft and borderline unhealthy levels of effort by its creators.

Rami Ismail

Found on CNN
1 year ago

Technology

We need the economy and we need the money. And practically, we need aid, but before everything, there should be a political solution. When there is a political solution, when we see a state of Palestine along the 1967 borderline, then we can say' Dear world, come to assist, we are ready to receive assistance.'.

Mahmoud Abbas

Found on CNN
2 years ago

U.S.

Take my own case. I took my borderline screening results from before my heart attack at age 50, but my heart age was like 63, within a few years of doing everything we tell people to do prevent the disease, I took the screening and the heart age assessment again and at age 54… my heart age was 53. Think about that. I added 10 years to my life.

Sheila Caldwell

Found on FOX News
3 years ago

Health

People [also] lie because they suffer from an addictive or relational condition like a narcissistic, anti-social or borderline personality disorder. These people lie to manipulate others,

Paul Hokemeyer

added by anonymous
4 years ago

They ca n’t tolerate to acknowledge that they’re the ones with Borderline Personality Disorder, so they blame others instead, borderline Personality Disorder’s virtually toxic for them to own that their rage and anger is not justified by another person, but actually coming from inside.

John Oldham

Found on FOX News
5 years ago

Health

The rough is now so wet, it's really juicy and it's going nowhere. It's coming out just so dead. The fairways, it's kind of hit or miss, i had a couple of times where I had a bunch of mud on it and a couple of times where it was borderline casual (water) but I didn't get relief. I heard we're playing it up in the fourth round, so at least they're thinking smart in that respect.

William McGirt

Found on Reuters
5 years ago

Sports

In think the flaws are more severe than in the case of Mrs Schavan, we're not talking about a borderline case here.

Gerhard Dannemann

Found on Reuters
6 years ago

World

Information about moving the borderline inside the Georgian territory is wrong.

Russian Foreign Ministry

Found on Reuters
6 years ago

Energy

He stated his opinion, which was borderline going against ... the person who passed away.

Jamal Woodson

Found on FOX News
6 years ago

U.S.

We currently believe it is borderline as to whether the Bank of England starts to raise interest rates at the end of this year or holds fire until early 2016.

Howard Archer

Found on Reuters
6 years ago

Business

The poor on the borderline of starvation live purposeful lives. To be engaged in a desperate struggle for food and shelter is to be wholly free from a sense of futility.

Eric Hoffer

added by anonymous
11 years ago

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    directed outward; marked by interest in others or concerned with external reality
    • A. extroversive
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    • C. eloquent
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