Synonyms of verge in English:

verge


See definition of verge

noun

1‘park your car on the road verge’

SYNONYMS

edge, border, margin, side, brink, rim, lip, limit, boundary, outskirts, perimeter, periphery, borderline, frontier

end, extremity, termination

fringes, bounds, limits, confines

literary bourn, marge, skirt

ANTONYMS

centre, middle

2‘Spain was on the verge of a major economic crisis’

SYNONYMS

brink, threshold, edge, point, dawn

starting point, start

ANTONYMS

middle


verb

1‘she showed a degree of caution that verged on the obsessive’

SYNONYMS

tend towards, incline to, incline towards, border on, approach, near, come near, be close to, be near to, touch on, be tantamount to, be more or less, be not far from, approximate to, resemble, be similar to