barge

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈbɑːrdʒ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/bɑrdʒ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(bärj)


Inflections of 'barge' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
barges
v 3rd person singular
barging
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
barged
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
barged
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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barge

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. a barge carrying [cars, iron, weapons]
  2. The barge sank in the [storm, hurricane].
  3. The [storm] sank the barge.
  4. takes [fifteen days] by barge
  5. the barge makes stops in
  6. The barge travels [up, down, through] the canal.
  7. a [freight, pleasure] barge
  8. [ship, transport] by barge
  9. [a river, an ocean] barge
  10. The barge arrived at port.
  11. on a pleasure barge
  12. lives on a [river, canal] barge
  13. converted the barge into a [home, restaurant]
n as adj
  1. idiom: wouldn't [touch, go near] it with a barge pole!
  2. barge [shipping, traffic, transport]
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