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verge

noun [C] uk   /vɜːdʒ/  us   /vɝːdʒ/
the edge or border of something: They set up camp on the verge of the desert. UK (US shoulder) the strip of land that borders a road or path: She left her car by the side of the road and walked along the grass verge to the emergency phone.
Translations of “verge”
in Arabic حافّة…
in Korean 가장자리…
in Malaysian bahu jalan…
in French bord…
in Turkish yol kenarı…
in Italian ciglio stradale…
in Chinese (Traditional) 邊, 邊緣, 邊沿…
in Russian край…
in Polish pobocze, krawędź drogi…
in Vietnamese bờ, ven…
in Spanish margen, borde, arcén…
in Portuguese margem, beira…
in Thai ริม (ถนน, ทางเดิน)…
in German der Rand…
in Catalan marge (d’herba)…
in Japanese (草や芝生のはえた)道端…
in Indonesian tepi…
in Chinese (Simplified) 边, 边缘, 边沿…
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