Definitions for edgewiseˈɛdʒˌwaɪz; -ˌweɪz
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word edgewise
with the edge forward or on, by, or toward the edge
"he sawed the board edgeways"; "held it edgewise"
as if by an edge; barely
"I could not get a word in edgewise"
As if by an edge.
Once his boss got started, Jim just couldn't get a word in edgewise.
with the edge towards anything; in the direction of the edge
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
What I think was terrible optics was five hours of haranguing and grilling Cecile Richards yesterday and not barely letting her get a word in edgewise where she was explaining very clearly what Planned Parenthood does, who Planned Parenthood serves and why Planned Parenthood is so important to the women, men and families of this country.
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