forge forge  /ˈfɔrdʒ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) furnace consisting of a special hearth where metal is heated before shaping
  2. (n) a workplace where metal is worked by heating and hammering
  3. (v) create by hammering
  4. (v) make a copy of with the intent to deceive
  5. (v) come up with (an idea, plan, explanation, theory, or principle) after a mental effort
  6. (v) move ahead steadily
  7. (v) move or act with a sudden increase in speed or energy
  8. (v) make something, usually for a specific function
  9. (v) make out of components (often in an improvising manner)

Usage(s):

  1. With the global economy in crisis, Davos needs to forge a real intellectual breakthrough.
  2. It has been a year of political risk taking in Latin America as leaders tried to forge landmark social and political changes, sometimes impelled by desperation, sometimes not.
  3. To forge a viable connection with Cuba's 11 million beleaguered people, many analysts believe Raul will also have to loosen their leashes more than Fidel ever allowed.

News

  1. Valley Forge Casino Resort to provide free parking, shuttle service to U.S. Open

    KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (June 13, 2013) – Valley Forge Casino Resort today announced it will provide free parking and shuttle service to the 2013 U.S. Open Championship being held through June 16 at the Merion Golf Club in Ardmore.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: King of Prussia Courier

  2. Pigeon Forge cabin fire, 3 months later

    June 17 marks three months since  the Pigeon Forge cabin fire and clean-up is well underway. 
    on June 17, 2013     Source: WBIR-TV Knoxville

  3. Pigeon Forge Origins

    PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (AP) -- A team of archaeologists has excavated artifacts that tell about the origins of Pigeon Forge.    The team from agencies that included the University of Tennessee found items from Iron Forge, which was built in 1817 and was the original forge that the city got its name from. ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: WTVC Chattanooga

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Quotes

  1. Washingotn - New US President Barack Obama said Tuesday that the United States will "begin to responsibly leave Iraq to its people, and forge a hard-earned peace in Afghanistan."
    on Jan 20, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Sunday Independent (subscription)

  2. "President Obama - backed by the conclusions of a broad range of economists - believes that China is manipulating its currency," Geithner said. "The new economic team will forge an integrated strategy on how best to achieve currency...
    on Jan 22, 2009 By: Timothy Geithner Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. Byrd was skilled "in using arcane Senate rules to achieve his goals, and was proud of his ability to count votes and forge prevailing coalitions," Carter said in a statement.
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Jimmy Carter Source: The Associated Press

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