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Noun: verge  vurj
  1. A region marking a boundary
    - brink, threshold
     
  2. The limit beyond which something happens or changes
    "on the verge of tears";
    - brink
     
  3. A ceremonial or emblematic staff
    - scepter [US], sceptre [Brit, Cdn], wand
     
  4. [Brit] A grass border along a road
    - nature strip [Austral]
Verb: verge  vurj
  1. Border on; come close to
    "His behaviour verges on the criminal"

Derived forms: verged, verges, verging

Type of: border, bound, boundary, edge, limit, staff

Encyclopedia: Verge