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verge
British English: /vəːdʒ/
American English: /vərdʒ/

Translation of verge in French:

noun

  • 2 (brink)on the verge of
    (tears)
    (adolescence, old age, death)
    on the verge of success
    sur le point de réussir
    on the verge of doing
    sur le point de faire
    on the verge of sleep/a discovery
    sur le point de s'endormir/de faire une découverte
    to bring ou drive somebody to the verge of
    amener quelqu'un au bord de
    (bankruptcy, despair, revolt, suicide)
    to bring ou drive somebody to the verge of doing
    amener quelqu'un au point de faire

Phrasal verbs

verge on

verge on [something]
(panic, stupidity, contempt)
to be verging on the ridiculous/the illegal
friser le ridicule/l'illégal

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