- having a thin, sharp edge.
Origin of knife-edged
Related Words for knife-edgedacute, pointed, keen, salient, fine, tapering, peaked, barbed, piercing, acuminate, jagged, horned, honed, gnawing, shooting, serrated, tined, tapered, whetted
Examples from the Web for knife-edged
Historical Examples of knife-edged
When the soldiers reached the knife-edged passage, he was prompted to warn them.
And again the knife-edged passage was disputed, and again they fell back to the beach.
Other forms are saw-like with straight edges or knife-edged.Men of the Old Stone Age
Henry Fairfield Osborn
It took all the Indian's grit to hold on to that knife-edged war club.Rolf In The Woods
Ernest Thompson Seton
The lama was mildly surprised that any one should object to the knife-edged breezes which had cut the years off his shoulders.Kim