Popular Wordlists
  • word of the day


    verge - Dictionary definition and meaning for word verge

    (noun) a region marking a boundary
    Synonyms : brink , threshold
    (noun) the limit beyond which something happens or changes
    Synonyms : brink
    Example Sentence
    • on the verge of tears
    • on the brink of bankruptcy
    (noun) a ceremonial or emblematic staff
    Synonyms : scepter , sceptre , wand
    (noun) a grass border along a road Definition
    (verb) border on; come close to
    Example Sentence
    • His behavior verges on the criminal
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for verge

Assume VER(very)+ge(edge)= very edge means edge,border,margin,etc.,

VERGE...VERGED AND EMERGED. The cops verged in (came close) on the thieves as soon as they emerged (came out of) from their hideout.

Connect with us on Facebook