Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun perimeter

3 senses of perimeter

Sense 1

margin, border, perimeter -- (the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary)

=> boundary, edge, bound -- (a line determining the limits of an area)

Sense 2

perimeter -- (a line enclosing a plane areas)

=> line -- (a length (straight or curved) without breadth or thickness; the trace of a moving point)

Sense 3

circumference, perimeter -- (the size of something as given by the distance around it)

=> size -- (the physical magnitude of something (how big it is); "a wolf is about the size of a large dog")