Meaning of “barge in” in the English Dictionary


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barge in

phrasal verb with barge uk /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.
She barged in on me when I was in the bathroom.
Suddenly two men barged in to the room.

UK informal to interrupt rudely:

Sorry to barge in, but I couldn't help overhearing what you were saying.

(Definition of “barge in” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)