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How to use fringe in a sentence
The on-the-fly evolution of several standardized processes did carry some fringe benefits, according to both the developers and actors.‘Call of Duty’ voice actors spent the summer on video calls like the rest of us|Mike Hume|November 11, 2020|Washington Post
Even with the loopholes, many conservatives are instead turning to more fringe social media platforms, such as Gab and Parler.‘Stop the Steal’ supporters, restrained by Facebook, turn to Parler to peddle false election claims|Elizabeth Dwoskin, Rachel Lerman|November 10, 2020|Washington Post
The science’s consistent results have helped erode the stigma surrounding hallucinogens and taken them beyond the province of hippies, military experiments, and fringe academics.
This alignment would keep Ryne Harper, Kyle McGowin, Dakota Bacus and James Bourque as depth options out of the minors, though McGowin did impress after evolving from fringe starter to slider-dependent reliever.What’s missing from the Nationals’ roster? Here’s an early look.|Jesse Dougherty|November 6, 2020|Washington Post
There, on the fringes of the Gobi Desert in Inner Mongolia, hundreds of workers are building two new power generation units to supply more electricity to the 2 million–plus residents of Hohhot, the regional capital.Xi Jinping’s ‘carbon neutrality’ bombshell leaves China in a climate conundrum|Naomi Xu Elegant|October 31, 2020|Fortune
Doyleys can be cut from eight to twelve inches square, and they should be worked and pressed before fringing.
Unseen, a mysterious figure hurried on after them, keeping well in the shadow of the trees fringing the side of the road.When Valmond Came to Pontiac, Complete|Gilbert Parker
He broke through dense shalal, fringing the green woods, making the shore line all but impenetrable.Indian Legends of Vancouver Island|Alfred Carmichael
This renders climbing difficult and accounts for the large numbers of isolated blocks fringing the base.The Home of the Blizzard|Douglas Mawson
Almost immediately an answering fire broke out from all the batteries fringing the sea.A Chapter of Adventures|G. A. Henty
British Dictionary definitions for fringe
- an outer edge; periphery
- (as modifier)fringe dwellers; a fringe area