Synonyms & Antonyms of cutting-edge

(Entry 1 of 2)

being or employing the latest concepts, styles, or techniques
  • his insistent tracking shots and rapid-fire pacing earned him a reputation as a cutting-edge filmmaker

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Synonyms & Antonyms of cutting edge (Entry 2 of 2)

1 the innovators of new concepts, styles, and techniques especially in the arts
  • an urban enclave that has an established reputation for being hospitable to artists who are part of the cutting edge

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2 the leading or most important part of a movement
  • a company that has always been on the cutting edge of the new electronic media

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The first known use of cutting-edge was in 1804

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“Cutting-edge.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Dec. 2021.

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