[ ej-ee ]
/ ˈɛdʒ i /
adjective, edg·i·er, edg·i·est.
nervously irritable; impatient and anxious.
sharp-edged; sharply defined, as outlines.
daringly innovative; on the cutting edge.
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OTHER WORDS FROM edgyedg·i·ly, adverbedg·i·ness, noun
Words nearby edgy
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Example sentences from the Web for edgily
Once edgily shocking, the show now feels rich with pathos and poignancy.
British Dictionary definitions for edgily
/ (ˈɛdʒɪ) /
adjective -ier or -iest
(usually postpositive) nervous, irritable, tense, or anxious
(of paintings, drawings, etc) excessively defined
innovative, or at the cutting edge, with the concomitant qualities of intensity and excitement
Derived forms of edgyedgily, adverbedginess, noun
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