Definitions of forge:
  • noun:   a workplace where metal is worked by heating and hammering
  • noun:   furnace consisting of a special hearth where metal is heated before shaping
  • verb:   make a copy of with the intent to deceive
    Example: "She forged a Green Card"
  • verb:   create by hammering
    Example: "Forge a pair of tongues"
  • verb:   move or act with a sudden increase in speed or energy
  • verb:   move ahead steadily
    Example: "He forged ahead"
  • verb:   make out of components (often in an improvising manner)
  • verb:   come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or priciple) after a mental effort
  • verb:   make something, usually for a specific function
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #38013)

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