Meaning of -EDGED in English


~ combines with words such as ‘sharp’, ‘raw’, and ‘dark’ to form adjectives which indicate that something such as a play or a piece of writing is very powerful or critical. (JOURNALISM)

...a sharp~ satire that puts the Hollywood system under the microscope.

...the raw~ vitality and daring of these works.


see also edge , edged , hard~

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