Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
1. A thin fragile edge, especially a tapering edge of a board.
2. See deckle edge.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
(General Engineering) a board or plank that tapers to a thin edge at one side
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
n., v. -edged, -edg•ing. n.
1. a thin or tapered edge, esp. one that is sharp.
2. an object or implement with such an edge.v.t.
3. to give such an edge to.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.