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(noun, verb)


There are 10 meanings of the word Edge.

How to pronounce edge:


Edge - as a noun

The boundary of a surface

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A line determining the limits of an area

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A sharp side formed by the intersection of two surfaces of an object

Example: "He rounded the edges of the box"

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The attribute of urgency in tone of voice

Example: "His voice had an edge to it"

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A slight competitive advantage

Example: "He had an edge on the competition"

The outside limit of an object or area or surface; a place farthest away from the center of something

Example: "The edge of the leaf is wavy"

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demarcation16demarcation linelimit7
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Edge - as a verb

Advance slowly, as if by inches

Example: "He edged towards the car"

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Provide with a border or edge

Example: "Edge the tablecloth with embroidery"

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Lie adjacent to another or share a boundary

Example: "Canada adjoins the u.s."

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abut6adjoin14border9butt againstbutt onmarch12
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Provide with an edge

Example: "Edge a blade"

Example Sentences

"She stood on the edge of the cliff, contemplating whether to jump or not."
"He sharpened the knife to get a fine edge."
"The bookshelf was about to fall off the edge of the table."
"I could see the ship's lights on the distant edge of the horizon."
"He had a slight edge over his opponent in the race."
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Word Game Points

Is EDGE a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, edge is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

EDGE has a SCRABBLE points total of 6.

Is EDGE a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, edge is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
EDGE has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 7.

Is EDGE a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, edge is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
EDGE has a WORDFEUD points total of 7.

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