Complete Definition of "forge"

see|forgé
wikipedia|dab=forge (disambiguation)|forge
English

Pronunciation
IPA|/fÉ:dÊ/, SAMPA|/fO:dZ/
Rhymes: Rhymes:English:-ÉË(r)dÊ|-ÉË(r)dÊ

Noun
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en-noun

  1. furnace or hearth where metals are heated prior to hammering them into shape
  2. workshop in which metals are shaped by heating and hammering them

Translations
trans-top|furnace or hearth
German: Schmiedeofen m
Finnish: ahjo
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trans-top|workshop
Finnish: paja
German: Schmiede f
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ttbc|Spanish: fragua f
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Verb
to forge (forges, forged, forging)

  1. to shape a metal by heating and hammering
  2. to make a counterfeit item of; copy or imitate unlawfully, e.g. money, a signature or document
  3. to move forward heavily and slowly (originally as a ship)

Translations
trans-top|to shape a metal
Finnish: takoa
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German: schmieden
Polish: t|pl|kuÄ
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trans-top|to make a counterfeit item of
Finnish: väärentää
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German: fälschen
Polish: t|pl|faÅszowaÄ, t|pl|podrabiaÄ
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trans-top|to move forward heavily and slowly
Polish: t|pl|posuwaÄ siÄ
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Derived terms
forgery

See also
fabricate
make up
blacksmith

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