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Definition of verge on phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

verge on

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs

verge on something

 
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to be very close to an extreme state or condition synonym border on something Some of his suggestions verged on the outrageous. a dislike verging on contempt The fabric is a very dark blue, verging on black.
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