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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: brink(0.01185 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to brink.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a region marking a boundary [syn: threshold, verge]
2: the edge of a steep place
3: the limit beyond which something happens or changes; “on the
verge of tears”; “on the brink of bankruptcy” [syn: verge]
English → English (gcide)
Brink \Brink\ (br[i^][ng]k), n. [Dan. brink edge, verge; akin to
Sw. brink declivity, hill, Icel. brekka; cf. LG. brink a
grassy hill, W. bryn hill, bryncyn hillock.]
The edge, margin, or border of a steep place, as of a
precipice; a bank or edge, as of a river or pit; a verge; a
border; as, the brink of a chasm. Also Fig. “The brink of
vice.” --Bp. Porteus. “The brink of ruin.” --Burke.
The plashy brink of weedy lake. --Bryant.