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Meaning of CONFINES

Pronunciation:  k'ânf`Inz

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a bounded scope; "he stayed with the confines of the city"

CONFINES is a 8 letter word that starts with C.


 See Also: ambit, compass, orbit, range, reach, scope



Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: airspace, approach, approximation, area, belt, boundaries, bounds, bourns, circumference, circumscription, closeness, compass, continental shelf, convergence, coordinates, corridor, country, department, district, division, edges, environs, foreground, fringes, ground, heartland, hinterland, immediacy, immediate foreground, land, limitations, limits, marches, metes, metes and bounds, milieu, nearness, neighborhood, nighness, offshore rights, outlines, outskirts, pale, parameters, part, parts, perimeter, periphery, place, precinct, precincts, premises, propinquity, proximity, purlieus, quarter, region, salient, section, skirts, soil, space, terrain, territory, three-mile limit, twelve-mile limit, verges, vicinage, vicinity, zone