cutting edge, at the
Also, on the cutting edge. In the forefront, in a position of greatest advantage or importance. For example, In my youth I was at the cutting edge of medical research, or Our company is on the cutting edge of gene therapy. This metaphoric phrase alludes to the sharp edge of a knife or other cutting tool. [c. 1950]
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Not to be left behind, progressives in neighboring Wisconsin clamored to join the cutting edge of public health.
France 24 is providing live, round-the-clock coverage of both scenes as they progress.
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Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
After a bit of waiting, Mac decided that the smoke was floating from a certain direction, and we began to edge carefully that way.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Mrs. Newbolt was cutting splints for her new sun-bonnet out of a pasteboard box.The Bondboy|George W. (George Washington) Ogden
"It is good to pray here," she said, in a tone the mildness and sincerity of which made the reproach more cutting.
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