edging

noun edg·ing

Definition of edging

  1. :  something that forms an edge or border

Examples of edging in a sentence

  1. <the lace edging on the sleeves gives a blouse a pleasingly feminine look>

1558

First Known Use of edging

1558


EDGING Defined for English Language Learners

edging

noun edg·ing

Definition of edging for English Language Learners

  • : something that forms an edge or border



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