Definition of borderless in English:



  • 1Without boundaries between countries, administrative divisions, or other areas:

    ‘we want to share our space and live in a borderless region’
    ‘naval forces will continue operating from an essentially borderless domain’
    1. 1.1 Without restrictions caused by movement between or actions across boundaries of countries, administrative divisions, or other areas:
      ‘the borderless EU’
      ‘the era of unlimited competition and borderless economy’
  • 2Lacking edges, limits, or boundaries:

    ‘an open, borderless digital society’
    ‘the uniform spread of blue light creates a borderless space’
    • ‘The goal is to find ways to deliver what's essentially a live, local medium to a borderless, timeless cyberworld.’
    • ‘The FBI also noted that cybercrime is borderless.’
    • ‘We shall fight this terrible, contagious, borderless, boundless disease.’
    • ‘This high court ruling is not the first to grapple with sovereignty in questions of liability for content published on the borderless Web.’
    • ‘In other areas of governance, it matters who governs and under what terms—this is also the case in borderless cyberspace.’
    • ‘They insist that the borderless nature of the Internet means that it is impossible to enforce regional or national legislation.’
    • ‘There are some who say that making a single, borderless online community is a utopian ideal worth pursuing.’
    • ‘Focusing solely on the contributions of American artists is a particularly artificial boundary given the borderless realm of digital art.’
    • ‘One crime certainly facilitated by borderless communications is what we might call cyber-stalking.’
    • ‘It also doubles as a love story only possible in a sexually borderless early 21st century.’
  • 3Lacking a plain or decorated strip around the edge:

    ‘the printer can produce a 4x6 inch borderless photo in 36 seconds’