Definition of edgy
- an edgy film
Too much coffee makes me edgy.
Why are you so edgy?
Their relationship has always been edgy.
one of the director's edgier films
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keyed up, on edge, on pins and needles, on tenterhooks;
: nervous and tense
: having or showing a harsh or unkind quality
: new and unusual in a way that is likely to make some people uncomfortable
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to speak or write verbosely and windily
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