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edges

noun
plural of edge

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 the line or relatively narrow space that marks the outer limit of something
  • the design along the edge of the plate is badly worn

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3 an interval of time just before the onset of something
  • the nation's economy was on the edge of collapse when the Federal Reserve took exceptionally bold action

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edges

verb
present tense third-person singular of edge

Synonyms & Antonyms of edges (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to make sharp or sharper
  • if you edge the tip of that stick, it should be a fine skewer for roasting marshmallows

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“Edges.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/edges. Accessed 3 Oct. 2022.

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