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1. edge

noun. ['ˈɛdʒ'] the boundary of a surface.

Synonyms

  • limb
  • brink
  • bounds
  • border
  • boundary

Antonyms

  • unbound
  • free
  • uncertain
  • unoriented

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Rhymes with Edge Up

  • closeup
  • strupp
  • trupp
  • stupp
  • schrupp
  • schlup
  • lay-up
  • krupp
  • grupp
  • yup
  • sup
  • shupp
  • schupp
  • ruppe
  • rupp
  • pup
  • knupp
  • hupp
  • cupp
  • cup
  • chupp
  • bupp
  • upp

2. edge

noun. ['ˈɛdʒ'] a sharp side formed by the intersection of two surfaces of an object.

Synonyms

  • side
  • knife edge
  • trailing edge
  • bevel
  • cant
  • groin
  • cutting edge
  • brim
  • milling
  • razor edge
  • curbing
  • deckle edge
  • deckle
  • lip
  • rim
  • chamfer
  • kerb
  • featheredge
  • bezel
  • leading edge

Antonyms

  • derestrict
  • descent
  • ascent
  • natural depression

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. edge

noun. ['ˈɛdʒ'] a line determining the limits of an area.

Synonyms

  • bound
  • rim
  • lower bound
  • upper bound
  • verge
  • line
  • brink
  • perimeter
  • margin
  • border
  • boundary
  • fringe
  • thalweg
  • periphery
  • threshold

Antonyms

  • unconstipated
  • unsworn
  • inactivity
  • natural object

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. edge

verb. ['ˈɛdʒ'] advance slowly, as if by inches.

Synonyms

  • move on
  • go on
  • pass on
  • inch
  • march on
  • advance

Antonyms

  • middle
  • end
  • lower
  • increase

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. edge

noun. ['ˈɛdʒ'] a slight competitive advantage.

Synonyms

  • favourable position
  • superiority

Antonyms

  • larboard
  • obverse
  • top

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. edge

noun. ['ˈɛdʒ'] the attribute of urgency in tone of voice.

Synonyms

  • sharpness

Antonyms

  • stand still
  • empty

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. edge

noun. ['ˈɛdʒ'] the outside limit of an object or area or surface; a place farthest away from the center of something.

Synonyms

  • shoulder
  • selvedge
  • limit
  • berm
  • luff
  • molding
  • border
  • demarcation
  • hem
  • roadside
  • demarcation line
  • moulding
  • selvage

Antonyms

  • front
  • rear
  • windward
  • reverse

Etymology

  • egge (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • ecg (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. up

adverb. ['ˈʌp'] spatially or metaphorically from a lower to a higher position.

Synonyms

  • upwards
  • upwardly

Antonyms

  • downwards
  • downwardly
  • downward

Etymology

  • upp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. up

adjective. ['ˈʌp'] being or moving higher in position or greater in some value; being above a former position or level.

Synonyms

  • leading
  • risen
  • upfield
  • ahead
  • in the lead
  • dormie
  • heavenward
  • sprouted
  • aweigh
  • ascending
  • upward
  • dormy
  • upbound
  • high

Antonyms

  • down
  • low
  • fragrant
  • sober

Etymology

  • upp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

10. up

verb. ['ˈʌp'] raise.

Antonyms

  • low spirits

Etymology

  • upp (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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