two-edged

[ too-ejd ]
/ ˈtuˈɛdʒd /

adjective

having two edges, as a sword.
cutting or effective both ways.

Nearby words

  1. two-by-four,
  2. two-carbon fragment,
  3. two-color,
  4. two-cycle,
  5. two-dimensional,
  6. two-faced,
  7. two-family house,
  8. two-fisted,
  9. two-fold,
  10. two-four

Origin of two-edged

First recorded in 1520–30

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British Dictionary definitions for two-edged

two-edged

adjective

having two cutting edges
(esp of a remark) having two interpretations, such as she looks nice when she smiles
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