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verge

noun

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1 an interval of time just before the onset of something
  • the suspect was on the verge of confessing when the officers realized that he hadn't been read his rights

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2 the line or relatively narrow space that marks the outer limit of something
  • the southern verge of the national park

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verge

verb

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The first known use of verge was in the 15th century

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“Verge.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/verge. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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