Meaning of “verge” in the English Dictionary

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"verge" in British English

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vergenoun [ 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.

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

"verge" in American English

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vergenoun [ C ]

us /vɜrdʒ/

the edge, border, or limit of something

(Definition of “verge” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)