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verge

Synonyms of verge in English:

noun

  • 1 the verge of the lake
    fringe, boundary, perimeter, outskirts
    literaryskirt
  • 2 Spain was on the verge of an economic crisis
    brink, threshold, edge, point
  • verb

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  • 1 a degree of caution that verged on the obsessive
    approach, border on, come close/near to, be tantamount to;
    tend toward, approximate to, resemble
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