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


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

Joshua 10:28

On that day Joshua took Makkedah, and struck it and its king with the edge of the sword. He utterly destroyed them--all the people who were in it. He let none remain. He also did to the king of Makkedah as he had done to the king of Jericho.

അന്നു യോശുവ മക്കേദ പിടിച്ചു വാളിന്റെ വായ്ത്തലയാൽ സംഹരിച്ചു അതിനെയും അതിലെ രാജാവിനെയും അവിടെയുള്ള എല്ലാവരെയും നിർമ്മൂലമാക്കി; ഒരുത്തനെയും ശേഷിപ്പിച്ചില്ല; അവൻ യെരീഹോരാജാവിനോടു ചെയ്തതുപോലെ തന്നേ മക്കേദാരാജാവിനോടും ചെയ്തു.

Exodus 26:5

Fifty loops you shall make in the one curtain, and fifty loops you shall make on the edge of the curtain that is on the end of the second set, that the loops may be clasped to one another.

ഒരു മൂടുശീലയിൽ അമ്പതു കണ്ണി ഉണ്ടാക്കേണം; രണ്ടാമത്തെ വിരിയിലുള്ള മൂടുശീലയുടെ വിളുമ്പിലും അമ്പതു കണ്ണി ഉണ്ടാക്കേണം; കണ്ണി നേർക്കുംനേരെ ആയിരിക്കേണം.

Joshua 8:24

And it came to pass when Israel had made an end of slaying all the inhabitants of Ai in the field, in the wilderness where they pursued them, and when they all had fallen by the edge of the sword until they were consumed, that all the Israelites returned to Ai and struck it with the edge of the sword.

യിസ്രായേൽ തങ്ങളെ പിൻ തുടർന്ന ഹായിപട്ടണക്കാരെ ഒക്കെയും വെളിൻ പ്രദേശത്തു മരുഭൂമിയിൽവെച്ചു കൊന്നുതീർക്കയും അവർ ഒട്ടൊഴിയാതെ എല്ലാവരും വാളിന്റെ വായ്ത്തലയാൽ വീണൊടുങ്ങുകയും ചെയ്തശേഷം യിസ്രായേല്യർ ഒക്കെയും ഹായിയിലേക്കു മടങ്ങിച്ചെന്നു വാളിന്റെ വായ്ത്തലയാൽ അതിനെ സംഹരിച്ചു.


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