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English definition of “barge”

barge

verb [I or T, usually + adv/prep] uk   /bɑːdʒ/ us    /bɑːrdʒ/
to hurry somewhere or through a place in a rude and forceful way: They barged through the crowds. When the doors opened she barged her way to the front of the queue. The man barged (= pushed) into her and ran on without stopping.

barge

noun [C] uk   /bɑːdʒ/ us    /bɑːrdʒ/
a long boat with a flat bottom, used for carrying heavy objects on rivers or canals
(Definition of barge from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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