beveled

adjective
bev·​eled | \ ˈbe-vəld How to pronounce beveled (audio) \

Definition of beveled

: 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 Make your cut on an angle, so the resulting spike has a sturdy beveled point. Popular Science, "Everything you need to know before playing on that frozen pond," 8 Jan. 2020 The home’s period-perfect design elements include the neoclassical pendants, gas lanterns, hinged and operable Spanish cedar shutters, and a mahogany front door with beveled glass and polished nickel. Emilia Benton, Houston Chronicle, "Colonial home boasts modern touches, history in River Oaks," 4 Apr. 2020 Make your cut on an angle, so the resulting spike has a sturdy beveled point. Popular Science, "Everything you need to know before playing on that frozen pond," 8 Jan. 2020 Set the blade on the stone and adjust it so that the beveled cutting edge is flat against the stone. Joseph Truini, Popular Mechanics, "How To Get Your Dull Scissors Back To Work," 21 Jan. 2020 For dry sausages, Theo Weening, the vice president of meat and poultry at Whole Foods, opts for a Japanese-style knife with a single beveled edge. Popular Science, "How to hand-cut salami like a pro," 15 Jan. 2020 Make your cut on an angle, so the resulting spike has a sturdy beveled point. Tim Macwelch, Outdoor Life, "7 Ways To Survive On The Ice," 31 Dec. 2019 From this high-point junction on the nose of a beveled rock jetty with 360-degree views, there are several ways to extend the hike or make a long loop. Mare Czinar, azcentral, "Test your nerve on this less-used hiking trail in Sedona. Here's how," 27 Dec. 2019 Hill starts off by telling me about the Accent Light Highlighter Palette, which houses four creamy powders in a white-and-silver beveled compact. Devon Abelman, Allure, "How Jaclyn Hill's New Highlighters Brought Her Light During Her Darkest Time," 14 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of beveled

1758, in the meaning defined above

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“Beveled.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/beveled. Accessed 26 May. 2020.

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