Examples of verge in a Sentence
the suspect was on the verge of confessing when the officers realized that he hadn't been read his rights
the southern verge of the national park
Origin and Etymology of verge
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
Definition of verge
- verging to a hasty decline
- —Edward Gibbon
VERGE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of verge for English Language Learners
: an area along the edge of a road, path, etc.
VERGE Defined for Kids
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