Adjective: edged ejd
Verb: edge ej
- Having a specified kind of border or edge
"a black-edged card"; "rough-edged leaves"; "dried sweat left salt-edged patches"
- (of speech) harsh or hurtful in tone or character
- cutting, stinging
- Having a cutting edge or especially an edge or edges as specified; often used in combination
"an edged knife"; "a two-edged sword"
- Advance slowly, as if by inches
"He edged towards the car";
- Provide with a border or edge
"edge the tablecloth with embroidery";
- Lie adjacent to another or share a boundary
"Canada edges the U.S.";
- border, adjoin, abut, march, butt, butt against, butt on
- Provide with an edge
"edge a blade"
See also: bordered, edge in, sharp, unkind
Type of: adjoin, advance, contact, furnish, go on, march on, meet, move on, pass on, progress, provide, render, sharpen, supply, touch
Encyclopedia: Edge, Chester, Cheshire