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How to use fringe in a sentence
It’s moving forward with a set of laws that would protect a person’s ability to work from home when possible, turning what was once a fringe benefit into a personal right.Germany is drafting a law to protect your right to work from home—and still have a life|Lila MacLellan|October 7, 2020|Quartz
Facebook announced on Tuesday it would ban all accounts, pages and groups representing the fringe conspiracy theory QAnon from its platforms.
If it’s placed somewhere else, a fringe site or a publication, then it can exist.Why security experts are braced for the next election hack-and-leak|Bobbie Johnson|September 29, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Nearly two blocks later, on the fringe of the clinic campus, Ramos saw police lights in her rearview mirror and pulled over.The Startling Reach and Disparate Impact of Cleveland Clinic’s Private Police Force|by David Armstrong|September 28, 2020|ProPublica
Social-networking platforms should also change their metrics and design their algorithms to stop rewarding the spread of fringe content and to flag what is clearly false.Brazil’s “fake news” bill won’t solve its misinformation problem|Amy Nordrum|September 10, 2020|MIT Technology Review
It has faded from pixelated gray to rusted ochre, fringed on the edges with black sweat grease.Whatever You Do Someone Will Die. A Short Story About Impossible Choices in Iraq|Nathan Bradley Bethea|August 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The guest wore the same distinctive fringed Missoni coat—from 2010—that Kate has worn on numerous occasions.Ultimate Fashion Embarrassment As Wedding Guest Wears Same Outfit as Kate|Tom Sykes|March 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The collection includes leather pants, fringed boots, silk t-shirts, and wool blazers.Isabel Marant Lands at H&M; Burberry Breaks $1 Billion|The Fashion Beast Team|November 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The coast of Spain inspired some summery sentiments in Wang: hot pants and fabulous vinyl, fringed sandals and hats.
This makes you quite the culture vulture, wanting to expose yourself to artistic, culinary and socially fringed experiences.
Ibrahim was standing there, peeping out whimsically from his fringed and tasselled wrappings, and smoking a cigarette.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
The banks of the river are flat, and fringed with underwood and young trees; the background is formed by ranges of hills.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
The coast is fringed with an uninterrupted line of breakers.
According to Peron, the animals of this coral are furnished with green-fringed tentacula.
He was then attired picturesquely in a fringed deerskin jacket dressed by some of the Blackfeet across the Rockies.The Gold Trail|Harold Bindloss
British Dictionary definitions for fringe
- an outer edge; periphery
- (as modifier)fringe dwellers; a fringe area