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Definition 1: having a specified kind of border or edge - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where edged or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a black-edged card
  • rough-edged leaves
  • dried sweat left salt-edged patches

(edged is similar to ...) having a border especially of a specified kind; sometimes used as a combining term

"black-bordered handkerchief"

Definition 2: having a cutting edge or especially an edge or edges as specified; often used in combination - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where edged or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • an edged knife
  • a two-edged sword

(edged is similar to ...) having or made by a thin edge or sharp point; suitable for cutting or piercing

"a sharp knife" "a pencil with a sharp point"

Definition 3: (of speech) harsh or hurtful in tone or character - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where edged or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • cutting remarks
  • edged satire
  • a stinging comment

Synonyms for edged in the sense of this definition

(edged is similar to ...) lacking kindness

"a thoughtless and unkind remark" "the unkindest cut of all"

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