Character 5
Hyphenation barge
Pronunciations /bɑːdʒ/

Definitions and meanings of "Barge"

What do we mean by barge?

A long, large, usually flatbottom boat for transporting freight that is generally unpowered and towed or pushed by other craft. noun

A large, open pleasure boat used for parties, pageants, or formal ceremonies. noun

A powerboat reserved for the use of an admiral. noun

To carry by barge. intransitive verb

To move about clumsily. intransitive verb

To intrude or interrupt, especially rudely. intransitive verb

A book-name of the godwit. noun

Plural In mining, sheets of iron, zinc, or wood used for shedding water in wet shafts or workings. Barrowman, Glossary. noun

A sailing vessel of any sort. noun

A flat-bottomed vessel of burden used in loading and unloading ships, and, on rivers and canals, for conveying goods from one place to another. noun

A long, double-banked boat, spacious and of elegant construction, for the use of flag-officers of ships of war. noun

A practice-boat used by crews in training for a race. It is commonly a long, narrow, lap-streak boat, somewhat wider and stronger than a shell, and thus better fitted for rough water. noun

A boat for passengers or freight, two-decked, but without sails or power, and in service towed by a steam-boat or tug: used for pleasure-excursions and for the transportation of hay and other bulky merchandise. noun

A pleasure-boat; in former times, a vessel or boat of state, often magnificently adorned, furnished with elegant apartments, canopied and cushioned, decorated with banners and draperies, and propelled by a numerous body of oarsmen: used by sovereigns, officers, magistrates, etc., and in various pageants, as the marriage of the Adriatic at Venice and the Lord Mayor's parade at London. noun

In New England, a large wagon, coach, or omnibus for carrying picnic parties or conveying passengers to and from hotels, etc. noun

To carry or transport by means of barges.

A pleasure boat; a vessel or boat of state, elegantly furnished and decorated. noun

A large, roomy boat for the conveyance of passengers or goods. noun

A large boat used by flag officers. noun

A large flat-bottomed towed or self-propelled boat used mainly for river and canal transport of heavy goods or bulk cargo.

A richly decorated ceremonial state vessel propelled by rowers for river processions.

A large flat-bottomed coastal trading vessel having a large spritsail and jib-headed topsail, a fore staysail and a very small mizen, and having leeboards instead of a keel.

One of the boats of a warship having fourteen oars

The wooden disk in which bread or biscuit is placed on a mess table.

A double-decked passenger or freight vessel, towed by a steamboat.

A large omnibus used for excursions.

1. To show up unexpectedly. 2. To go someplace with a group of people. Urban Dictionary

N. A long or hard trip or journey. Often used in conjunction with going into areas far away from citys, aka the bush. Synonyms: mission, mish. journey Urban Dictionary

1. n. A non-motorized vessel, usually for carrying cargo. Propelled by a separate towboat. 2. n. A canal boat which may or may not be motorized. Urban Dictionary

An unusually large crap. Urban Dictionary

Nickname Given to the Grumman SBD Dautless, An American Carrier-Based Dive Bomber of WWII. Urban Dictionary

Also 'to penetrate' - most often used as a crude backwoods (read: Sudbury) term for anal sex. Urban Dictionary

A large American car, usually a sedan, seen as slow and boat-like. Urban Dictionary

(Verb) To purchase one or several non-essential items for oneself; usually referring to collectibles, toys, or other large scale “treat yo self” style purchases. More often than not, the purchase or purchases are looked at as selfish and irresponsible, normally coinciding with avoidance or non-payment of an important bill or obligation. (Noun) The phsycial item(s) purchase within your Barge experience. Established in 2018 by Yes Have Some Podcast. Urban Dictionary

Something that you do, that goes very wrong, unexpected, or just simply not as planned. Urban Dictionary

Barge-ing (verb - when used with object) Barge (noun) Barged (past tense) 1. To share an intimate moment with a significant other in an aggressive, ape-like manor while a crowd of bemused onlookers observe. 2. To act in a shameless ape-like manor. 3. To unleash an unprovoked fury on nearby vegetation. Urban Dictionary

Synonyms and Antonyms for Barge

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The word "barge" in example sentences

"I presume you want to tell us that you intend to go home, that the barge is yours, that the treasures are yours, and that you want to take everything with you and be our leader." ❋ Unknown (1947)

$30 Million in barge revenues versus $7B fishing industry. ❋ Unknown (2009)

I was given a flyer at the Joco malecon yesterday and according to someone whom I asked about it, the price has dropped considerably to ride the the barge from the Joco malecon to San Juan Cosala, or that is the destination according to my inexcusably bad Spanish. ❋ Unknown (2009)

- Sosuke (shouting to father whose barge is passing by his house): "I'm taking care of everyone, Dad!" ❋ Unknown (2009)

The beverage barge is crafted out of foam noodles, readily available everywhere from chain stores to pool supply specialists. ❋ Unknown (2009)

When the barge is filled to capacity (about 1,200 tons), it returns to the firm's tank farm, on Newfoundland's Avalon Peninsula, where the meltwater is stored for bottling, brewing, and making vodka. ❋ Unknown (2002)

New England the word barge frequently means a vehicle, usually covered, with seats down the side, used for picnic parties or the conveyance of passengers to or from piers or railway stations. ❋ Various (N/A)

Then he called the barge-master to him, and gave some order in a low voice; and then, accompanied by the priest, went out rapidly from the hall. ❋ Thomas Allibone Janvier (N/A)

The famous description in Antony and Cleopatra of Cleopatra on her royal barge is taken almost verbatim from a translation of Plutarch's life of Mark Antony: "on either side of her, pretty, fair boys apparelled as painters do set forth the god Cupid, with little fans in their hands, with which they fanned wind upon her" becomes "on each side her/Stood pretty dimpled boys, like smiling Cupids,/With divers-colour'd fans, whose wind did seem/To glow the delicate cheeks which they did cool." ❋ Unknown (2002)

This barge is being towed from spot to spot on the Hudson and to each of New York’s boroughs. ❋ Unknown (2009)

Even the barge was an old piece of junk that was refitted. ❋ Unknown (2009)

The corps recognizes there aren't enough resources to fight the onslaught of crude and calls the barge plan a novel mix of local ingenuity and available equipment. ❋ Unknown (2010)

She says life on the barge is a struggle, but that this is the only way that she can make ends meet. ❋ Unknown (2010)

1. [We straight] [barged] his house. 2. [We should] barge that party. ❋ Matt GB (2004)

Damn that was a fuckin barge to get those bottels. I didn't know the party would be so [far out] in [the forest], [that shit] was a barge. ❋ Santacruz (2003)

1. There's a [towboat] [pushing a] barge [down the river]. 2. We toured the canals of France by barge. ❋ Wandelndes Lexikon (2005)

"[Man], I [gotta] [flop] a barge!" ❋ Robnap (2005)

❋ JonathanChance (2003)

I [straight up] [barged] that [arse]. ❋ Davey L (2005)

[Some guy's] barge was taking up two [parking] spots at [Kroger]. ❋ ForksRun (2015)

I saw the new [Ghostbusters] figures at the comic shop and even though my [rent] is late and my water is more than likely being [shut off] tomorrow, I decided to Barge. ❋ YHSPodcast (2018)

Woolski: Hey, [i can fix that] [no problem]! 5 minutes later Woolski: [BARG]! ❋ Jet Pack Jake (2007)

Example: He's started [bargeing] with another chick [out back], its hilarious! Example: After that fifth drink, he started bargeing around the bar Example: Man, the backyard is in absolute [disarray] after the bargeing it took last night ❋ MaxTheWolf (2011)

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