GRE Word List

VERGE

border; edge, rim, or margin; Ex. on the verge of: very near to; V: border on

The meaning of the word verge is border; edge, rim, or margin; Ex. on the verge of: very near to; V: border on.

Random words

WordMeaning
apostateone who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs; N. apostasy
hindsightunderstanding the nature of an event after it has actually happened
ventilateadmit fresh air into to replace stale air
overseewatch over and direct; supervise; N. oversight: unintentional failure to notice or do something; supervision
desiccatedry up
punitivepunishing; Ex. punitive measures
maniacalraging mad; insane; N. maniac: insane person; CF. mania: disorder of the mind; intense enthusiasm
trancehypnotic state; ecstatic state; detachment from one's physical surrounding (as in contemplation or daydreaming); CF. transition
enlivenmake lively or spirited; animate
atypicalnot normal; not typical