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English definition of “barge in/into sth”

barge in/into sth

informal phrasal verb with barge     /bɑːdʒ/ US  /bɑːrdʒ/ verb [I or T, usually + adv/prep]
to walk into a room quickly, without being invited: I wish he'd knock instead of just barging in.Arriving, entering and invading
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