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Wiktionary

  1. kedge(Noun)

    A small anchor used for warping a vessel (also called kedge anchor).

  2. kedge(Noun)

    A glutton

  3. kedge(Verb)

    To warp (a vessel) by carrying out a kedge in a boat, dropping it overboard, and hauling the vessel up to it.

  4. kedge(Verb)

    To move with the help of a kedge, as described above.

  5. Origin: Perhaps an alteration of cadge.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Kedge(noun)

    to move (a vessel) by carrying out a kedge in a boat, dropping it overboard, and hauling the vessel up to it

  2. Kedge(verb)

    a small anchor used whenever a large one can be dispensed witch. See Kedge, v. t., and Anchor, n

  3. Origin: [See Kedge, v. t.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Kedge

    kej, n. a small anchor for keeping a ship steady, and for warping the ship.—v.t. to move by means of a kedge, to warp.—n. Kedg′er, a kedge. [Scand.; cf. Sw. prov. keka, to drive slowly.]

  2. Kedge

    kej, adj. (prov.) brisk, lively: pot-bellied.—Also Kedg′y, Kidge.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of kedge in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of kedge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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