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The outside limit of an object, area, or surface
“He gripped the edge of the bed and sweat was already starting to run.”
The more favorable condition or position in a competition
“They have an edge over their rivals.”
An intense, sharp, or striking quality
“Comedy or satire has to be slightly nasty, have a sharp edge to it.”
The power to produce a desired result
“… the utter lack of enforcement provisions totally blunts the edge of the law.”
“Featuring new bands gives the show an edge.”
Provide with a border or edge
“One of my favourite ways to edge a garden is to use an herb border.”
Defeat narrowly
“He edged closer to the fire.”
To make sharp or sharper
“… if you edge the tip of that stick, it should be a fine skewer for roasting marshmallows.”
To make, form, or be an edge or border for
“A white party frock edged with lace.”
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