What does edged mean?

Definitions for edgedɛdʒd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word edged.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. edged(adj)

    having a specified kind of border or edge

    "a black-edged card"; "rough-edged leaves"; "dried sweat left salt-edged patches"

  2. cutting, edged, stinging(adj)

    (of speech) harsh or hurtful in tone or character

    "cutting remarks"; "edged satire"; "a stinging comment"

  3. edged(adj)

    having a cutting edge or especially an edge or edges as specified; often used in combination

    "an edged knife"; "a two-edged sword"


  1. edged(Verb)

    Past tense of to edge.

    Already a mentally fragile boy, he now edged towards insanity.

  2. edged(Adjective)

    referring to something that has a sharp planar surface

    The monks were forbidden to carry edged weapons such as swords and axes.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Edged

    of Edge


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of edged in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of edged in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Wu Ting-Fang:

    Education is like a double-edged sword. It may be turned to dangerous uses if it is not properly handled.

  2. Washington Irving:

    A tart temper never mellows with age, and a sharp tongue is the only edged tool that grows keener with constant use.

  3. Sir Arthur Eddington:

    Science is one thing, wisdom is another. Science is an edged tool, with which men play like children, and cut their own fingers.

  4. Steven Fielding:

    If you look at it rationally, none of the two main parties would want to win the next election, it is more than a double-edged sword.

  5. Justin Dargin:

    This is a double-edged sword, if oil prices remain low, it is likely that its Gulf patrons will be forced to reduce some of their funding.

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