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1.
A science-fiction TV show starring Olivia Dunham-the kick ass detective, Walter Bishop- a science geek pulled out of an asylum by the FBI because he specializes in fringe science, and Peter Bishop- the hot son of Walter and Peter's daughter

one of the best shows ever, filled with action ,adventure, and love.
Fringe is the best show ever!
by kateee! February 10, 2009
 
2.
Goofy short bit of hair that comes down to your eyebrows. Also known as "bangs". The beatles started it apparently. One of them had a German girlfriend, and she cut their hair with a pudding bowl and the rest is history.
Your fringe looks oddly straight today, did you blow dry it?
by Fara April 27, 2004
 
3.
The edge of something, often used to indicate the borderlines of a certain concept: in politics, the fringe is usually the rare bunch of extremists, or in general the outcast members of a group that are considered less than peccable members.
Shit man, you actually believe a word this guy says? He's a fringe scientist! An astrologist would be more believable!
by Fluid August 28, 2003
 
4.
Someone who is an outsider, unimportant, on the periphery of a group, a nobody.
You're not invited you fcking fringe.
by Philpy July 10, 2008
 
5.
A person that is on the edge of sanity, usually from sleep deprivation, drug abuse, lack of exercise, or a general sense of social anxiety. This is normally a person you are always cautious about when bringing around industrious, socially pleasant, "normal" people.
Symptoms of being fringe include: (a) bringing up vague and confusing topics of conversation at any given time, such as the Tao Te Ching or John Lennon; (b) rapid mood swings, more commonly aggression or despair; (c) telling pointless jokes and laughing for an extensive period of time, and then crying afterward.
by Balfdor August 16, 2006
 
6.
european term for bangs.
My layered haircut includes sideswept fringes.
by ziggarette June 24, 2006
 
7.
Long front part of a hairstyle.
Scene people take too much care of their beloved fringes. So much so that it probably has it's own name, age and national insurance number.
Cut your fuckin' fringe 'cos it don't look cool.
by Bpudm September 26, 2007