- A rod or staff of office, e.g. of a verger.
- An edge or border.
- (obsolete) A male rod, phallus
- (metaphore) An extreme limit beyond which something specific will happen
verb (verges, verging, verged, )
- I was on the verge of tears.
- (intransitive) To come very close; to border; to approach.
- Eating blowfish verges on insanity.