Meaning of BARGE in English
/ bɑːdʒ; NAmE bɑːrdʒ/ noun , verb
a large boat with a flat bottom, used for carrying goods and people on canals and rivers
[+ adv. / prep. ] to move in an awkward way, pushing people out of the way or crashing into them
SYN push :
[ v ]
He barged past me to get to the bar.
[ vn ]
They barged their way through the crowds.
- barge in (on sb/sth)
Middle English (denoting a small seagoing vessel): from Old French , perhaps based on Greek baris Egyptian boat.
Oxford Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Оксфордский английский словарь для изучающик язык на продвинутом уровне. 2005