1. [ noun ] a region marking a boundary
Synonyms: brink threshold
Related terms: boundary
2. [ noun ] the limit beyond which something happens or changes
Synonyms: brink

"on the verge of tears" "on the brink of bankruptcy"

Related terms: limit
3. [ verb ] border on; come close to

"His behavior verges on the criminal"

Related terms: bound trench
4. [ noun ] a ceremonial or emblematic staff
Synonyms: sceptre wand scepter
Related terms: staff bauble
5. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 24115
6. [ noun ] (British) a grass border along a road
Related terms: border UK
Similar spelling:   Vergie