Type your word below and click
What-does.net is your comprehensive online definition dictionary. If you are not sure how to define Frontier, our website can provide you with the appropriate definition. On this page, you can find what is Frontier.

Frontier meaning

frontier - 5 dictionary results

  1. 1. That part of a country which fronts or faces another country or an unsettled region; the marches; the border, confine, or extreme part of a country, bordering on another country; the border of the settled and cultivated part of a country; as, the frontier of civilization.
  2. 2. An outwork.
  3. 3. Lying on the exterior part; bordering; conterminous; as, a frontier town.
  4. 4. To constitute or form a frontier; to have a frontier; - with on.
  5. 5. Boundary of a country.

frontier - examples of usage

  1. Now it is merely the frontier city of the Middle West. - "America To-day, Observations and Reflections", William Archer.
  2. Of all the girls in Mesa none was so proud as Melissy Lee, none had been so far above criticism, such a queen in the frontier town. - "Brand Blotters", William MacLeod Raine.
  3. He had followed the trail of bad men often enough to know that, in a frontier country, no hunt is so desperate as the man- hunt. - "Brand Blotters", William MacLeod Raine.
Filter by letter: