bev·​eled ˈbe-vəld How to pronounce beveled (audio)
: cut at an angle that is not a right angle : having the slant of a bevel
a beveled edge

Examples of beveled in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Edges can be straight, rounded, beveled, or custom. Katherine Owen, Southern Living, 27 Mar. 2024 As such, the wearer can appreciate the high-horology finishing, such as the engraved battery bridge decorated with Cotes de Genève and the beveled and polished screw heads. Rachel Cormack, Robb Report, 5 Mar. 2024 Notice in this chainsaw cutter diagram that filing the beveled surface of each cutter changes the cutter’s relationship to the depth gauge (also called the raker). Joe Truini, Popular Mechanics, 10 July 2023 The file should fit firmly in the beveled face of the cutter. Joe Truini, Popular Mechanics, 10 July 2023 What also makes these shoes special is the beveled heel, which reduces impact on the feet and guarantees a smooth step every time, according to Ingram. Courtney Leiva, Peoplemag, 27 June 2023 Its beveled ceramic plates and optimal styling temperature of 365 degrees Fahrenheit make straightening, curling, and waving hair easier than ever. Sarah Han, Allure, 12 July 2023 Before: Primary Bathroom This former primary bathroom is awash in style sins, right up there with popcorn ceilings and beveled glass. Parker Bowie Larson, ELLE Decor, 16 May 2023 The beveled glass gives it a polished look to complement the simple solid wood frame, creating the appearance of extra depth, too. Kristina McGuirk, Better Homes & Gardens, 22 Mar. 2023

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Word History

First Known Use

1758, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of beveled was in 1758

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“Beveled.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Apr. 2024.

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