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verge on sth

phrasal verb with verge     /vɜːdʒ/ verb
to almost be a particular state or quality: His constant questions verged on rudeness.AlmostMerely and barely
Translations of “verge on sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 接近, 瀕臨…
in Russian граничить с чем-либо…
in Turkish ...a/e kadar varmak, yaklaşmak, sınırında olmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 接近, 濒临…
in Polish graniczyć z czymś…
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