Pronunciation of Edge  


English Meaning

The thin cutting side of the blade of an instrument; as, the edge of an ax, knife, sword, or scythe. Hence, figuratively, that which cuts as an edge does, or wounds deeply, etc.

  1. A thin, sharpened side, as of the blade of a cutting instrument.
  2. The degree of sharpness of a cutting blade.
  3. A penetrating, incisive quality: "His simplicity sets off the satire, and gives it a finer edge” ( William Hazlitt).
  4. A slight but noticeable sharpness or harshness: His voice had an edge to it.
  5. Keenness, as of desire or enjoyment; zest: The brisk walk gave an edge to my appetite.
  6. The line of intersection of two surfaces: the edge of a brick; the table's rounded edges.
  7. A rim or brink: the edge of a cliff.
  8. The point at which something is likely to begin: on the edge of war.
  9. The area or part away from the middle; an extremity: lifted the carpet's edge.
  10. A dividing line; a border: a house on the edge of town. See Synonyms at border.
  11. A margin of superiority; an advantage: a slight edge over the opposition.
  12. A provocative or discomforting quality, as from audacity or innovativeness: "Over all, the show will have a grittier edge” ( Constance C.R. White).
  13. To give an edge to (a blade); sharpen.
  14. To tilt (a ski or both skis) in such a way that an edge or both edges bite into the snow.
  15. To put a border or edge on: edged the quilt with embroidery.
  16. To act as or be an edge of: bushes that edged the garden path.
  17. To advance or push slightly or gradually: The dog edged the ball with its nose.
  18. To trim or shape the edge of: edge a lawn.
  19. To surpass or beat by a small margin. Often used with out: The runner edged her opponent out at the last moment.
  20. To move gradually or hesitantly: The child edged toward the door.
  21. on edge Highly tense or nervous; irritable.
  22. on the edge In a precarious position.
  23. on the edge In a state of keen excitement, as from danger or risk: "the excitement of combat, of living on the edge” ( Nelson DeMille).

Malayalam Meaning

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× വിളിമ്പു ചെത്തുക - Vilimpu Cheththuka | Vilimpu Chethuka
× അരു - Aru
× മുന - Muna
× ബുദ്ധിതീക്ഷണത - Buddhitheekshanatha | Budhitheekshanatha
× കൂര്‍ത്തയറ്റം - Koor‍ththayattam | Koor‍thayattam
× തീരം - Theeram
× വായത്തല - Vaayaththala | Vayathala
× വായ്ത്തല - Vaayththala | Vaythala
× വിഷമഘട്ടം - Vishamaghattam
× വായ്‌ത്തല - Vaayththala | Vaythala
× കര - Kara
× സീമ - Seema
× ഉതട് - Uthadu
× മൂര്‍ച്ചവരുത്തുക - Moor‍chavaruththuka | Moor‍chavaruthuka


The Usage is actually taken from the Verse(s) of English+Malayalam Holy Bible.

Judges 20:37

And the men in ambush quickly rushed upon Gibeah; the men in ambush spread out and struck the whole city with the edge of the sword.

ഉടനെ പതിയിരിപ്പുകാർ ഗിബെയയിൽ പാഞ്ഞുകയറി; പതിയിരിപ്പുകാർ നീളെ നടന്നു പട്ടണത്തെയൊക്കെയും വാളിന്റെ വായ്ത്തലയാൽ സംഹരിച്ചുകളഞ്ഞു.

Exodus 13:20

So they took their journey from Succoth and camped in Etham at the edge of the wilderness.

അവർ സുക്കോത്തിൽ നിന്നു യാത്രപുറപ്പെട്ടു മരുഭൂമിക്കരികെ ഏഥാമിൽ പാളയമിറങ്ങി.

Numbers 20:16

When we cried out to the LORD, He heard our voice and sent the Angel and brought us up out of Egypt; now here we are in Kadesh, a city on the edge of your border.

ഞങ്ങൾ യഹോവയോടു നിലവിളിച്ചപ്പോൾ അവൻ ഞങ്ങളുടെ നിലവിളി കേട്ടു ഒരു ദൂതനെ അയച്ചു ഞങ്ങളെ മിസ്രയീമിൽനിന്നു പുറപ്പെടുവിച്ചു; ഞങ്ങൾ നിന്റെ അതിരിങ്കലുള്ള പട്ടണമായ കാദേശിൽ എത്തിയിരിക്കുന്നു.


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