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edge
Part of Speech: verb
Results: 11
Part of Speech: verb transitive
1. The thin cutting side of the blade of an instrument; as, the edge of an ax, knife, sword, or scythe. Hence, figuratively, that which cuts as an edge does, or wounds deeply, etc.
2. Any sharp terminating border; a margin; a brink; extreme verge; as, the edge of a table, a precipice.
6. To shape or dress the edge of, as with a tool.
7. To furnish with a fringe or border; as, to edge a dress; to edge a garden with box.
8. To make sharp or keen, figuratively; to incite; to exasperate; to goad; to urge or egg on.
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