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forge

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to move forward along a course
  • the rescue team forged ahead despite the bad weather

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1 to imitate or copy especially in order to deceive
  • arrested for forging the doctor's signature on the prescription

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2 to produce or bring about especially by long or repeated effort
  • both sides labored mightily to forge a peace treaty

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3 to shape with a hammer
  • loved the artisan look of that hand-forged copper pot

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The first known use of forge was in the 13th century

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“Forge.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/forge. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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