The definition of a forge is a furnace or workshop where metals are heated.(noun)
An example of a forge is the local iron-smith.
To forge is defined as to give form or shape to something.(verb)
An example of to forge is to build a settlement.
See forge in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME < OFr < L fabrica, workshop, fabric < faber, workman < IE base *dhabh-, to join, fit > daft
Origin: ME forgen < OFr forgier < L fabricare, to make < fabrica
See forge in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English
Origin: , from Old French
Origin: , from Vulgar Latin *faurga
Origin: , from Latin fabrica
Origin: , from faber, worker.
intransitive verb forged forged, forg·ing, forg·es
Origin: Probably from forge1.
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