The definition of a barge is a large boat whose underside is flat that is used for hauling goods on waterways and in harbors.(noun)
A flatboat is an example of a barge.
To barge is defined as to push ahead in a clumsy or abrupt way.(verb)
To rush through a door without knocking is an example of barge.
See barge in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME & OFr < ML barga < LL barca < *barica < Gr baris, Egyptian boat < Coptic barī, small boat
See barge in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Latin barca, boat.
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