The definition of fringe is someone or something at the edge.(adjective)
To fringe means to create or form a border on fabric or other objects or things.(verb)
Fringe is defined as a border on fabric or other material that is made of tassels, twists or loose threads.(noun)
An example of fringe is a chenille blanket with ties of threads at all the edges.
See fringe in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME frenge < OFr frenge, fringe < VL *frimbia, metathesis of LL fimbria, a fringe, border < L fimbriae, shreds, fibers
See fringe in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English frenge
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Vulgar Latin *frimbia
Origin: , alteration of Late Latin fimbria; see fimbria.
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