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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 Fore Edge

  • eldredge
  • alldredge
  • sledge
  • pledge
  • fledge
  • dredge
  • allege
  • wedge
  • sege
  • sedge
  • rehg
  • ledge
  • hedge

Sentences with fore-edge


1. Noun Phrase
Gently rub the fore edge with very fine sandpaper if the bleach treatment doesn't work.

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. fore

adjective. ['ˈfɔr'] situated at or toward the bow of a vessel.

Synonyms

  • front
  • forward

Antonyms

  • back
  • backward
  • last

9. fore

noun. ['ˈfɔr'] front part of a vessel or aircraft.

Synonyms

  • vessel
  • front
  • bow
  • stem
  • prow

Antonyms

  • straight line
  • worst
  • timid
  • regressive

10. fore

adverb. ['ˈfɔr'] near or toward the bow of a ship or cockpit of a plane.

Antonyms

  • posterior
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