vanguard, forefront, cutting edge(noun)
the position of greatest importance or advancement; the leading position in any movement or field
"the Cotswolds were once at the forefront of woollen manufacturing in England"; "the idea of motion was always to the forefront of his mind and central to his philosophy"
knife edge, cutting edge(adj)
the sharp cutting side of the blade of a knife
up-to-date, cutting-edge, with-it(adj)
in accord with the most fashionable ideas or style
"wears only the latest style"; "the last thing in swimwear"; "cutting-edge technology"; "a with-it boutique"
the sharp edge of the blade of a knife or other cutting tool
(by extension) the forefront, or position of greatest advancement in some field
The numerical value of cutting edge in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of cutting edge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The hand is the cutting edge of the mind.
The problem with the cutting edge is that someone has to bleed.
Competition is the keen cutting edge of business, always shaving away at costs.
I'm not saying it could never happen. I'm saying this is a pretty cutting edge, novel complaint.
I’m not saying it could never happen. I’m saying this is a pretty cutting edge, novel complaint.
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