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How to use edged in a sentence
Like 2019’s Leave No Trace—or even earlier dad-daughter films such as 2011’s Hanna—the father’s meticulous training of his female charge to become his clone-with-two-x-chromosomes proves to be a double-edged sword.From Stillwater to Sweet Girl, A New Crop of Movies Explores the Plight of Modern Dads | Belinda Luscombe | August 18, 2021 | Time
That sediment also contained chipped and sharp-edged stones regarded as tools by the site’s lead excavator.New clues suggest people reached the Americas around 30,000 years ago | Bruce Bower | June 9, 2021 | Science News
That may explain why, in the four episodes provided for review, HBO Max’s Made for Love feels a bit duller than the sharp-edged critiques of tech culture and heterosexual romance in the book.HBO Max's Offbeat Tech Satire Made for Love Goes Down Easy—Maybe Too Easy | Judy Berman | April 1, 2021 | Time
The case to reform Section 230The legal protections afforded by Section 230 have helped to foster the double-edged sword of online content distribution.Cheat sheet: U.S. lawmakers propose Section 230 reforms to regulate online paid speech | Kate Kaye | February 10, 2021 | Digiday
The increased resources and reach argument is one that just about every acquired company CEO makes, but being pulled into a company the size of SAP can be a double-edged sword.SAP is buying Berlin business process automation startup Signavio | Ron Miller | January 27, 2021 | TechCrunch
Thanksgiving may be about family, but that comes with an intimidating collection of double-edged swords.
But this public awareness of ED has been a double-edged sword.
As a tool of social activism, plague functions as a double-edged sword.Ebola Rages in West Africa, Reigniting Humanity’s Oldest Fear: The Plague | Scott Bixby | August 4, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The sky is pale-blue now, with pink-edged clouds, and old men and women have come out to sit on the porches.Stanley Booth on the Life and Hard Times of Blues Genius Furry Lewis | Stanley Booth | June 7, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
It's also a double-edged sword that could hurt local Democrats and Republicans alike.
Whatever you do, don't write a word to that Carr friend of yours; he's as sharp as a two-edged sword.Elster's Folly | Mrs. Henry Wood
Marcus and Farringdon's pure badger, two shillings—gilt-edged badger half-a-crown.First Plays | A. A. Milne
Chumru edged nearer his master while their new acquaintance walked towards the ekka.The Red Year | Louis Tracy
It was all crimson and white, with a fur-edged velvet cap that it really took courage to wear, and fur-topped boots.The Girls of Central High on the Stage | Gertrude W. Morrison
With twenty-five dollars in his hand, Henry felt like a millionaire as he edged through the crowd to the gate.The Box-Car Children | Gertrude Chandler Warner