What is another word for thresholds?

Need synonyms for thresholds? Here's a list of similar words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

The outside limit of an object, area, or surface
Plural for a point of entry or beginning
more ❯
“It is well known how beneficially people can be influenced by the conviction that they are poised on the threshold of a new age.”
Plural for a physical entrance, such as a door or a gate
“I crossed the threshold and re-entered the house, which was buzzing with undying activity.”
Plural for a point in time just before the onset of something
“He sailed back to England, convinced that he was on the threshold of a great discovery.”
Plural for the limit or quantitative point at which an action is triggered
“Moreover, there is an indication that the threshold of sucrose concentration may be lower in the bundle sheath than in the mesophyll.”
Plural for the point at which a person or system succumbs to stresses or pressures and descends into crisis
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

Related Words and Phrases

See Also

Nearby Words
10-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2021