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Correct spelling: barges

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This graph shows how "barges" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for barges?

  1. On the barges instead of the crowds of ladies, gayly dressed and bent on a week of social enjoyment, one finds knots of loyal partisans who are keen on the afternoon's sport. – An American at Oxford by John Corbin
  2. The waters of the Golden Horn were already covered; thousands of caiques, with their high sharp points, were cutting through it, or resting like gulls upon its surface; and there were ships with the still proud banner of the crescent, and strangers with the flags of every nation in Christendom, and sailboats, longboats, and rowboats, ambassadors' barges and caiques of effendis, beys, and pachas, with red silk flags streaming in the wind, while countless thousands were assembled on the banks to behold the extraordinary spectacle of an American ship, the largest in the world, launched in the harbour of old Stamboul. – Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia, and Poland, Vol. I (of 2) by John Lloyd Stephens
  3. He had business in the town, and about eight of the clock we crossed the wide river in one of the barges of the fort and made fast at the landing in the Bear Grass. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill

What are the rhymes for barges?

  1. charges;
  2. discharges, mischarges, enlarges;

What are the translations for barges?

Dutch words for Barges

duwbakken, binnenvaartschepen, schuiten.

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