sharp-edged

Translations

sharp-edged

[ˈʃɑːpˈedʒd] ADJafilado, de filo cortante

sharp-edged

adj knife, outline etcscharf; piece of furniture etcscharfkantig
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Furthermore: you must know that when the second iron is thrown overboard, it thenceforth becomes a dangling, sharp-edged terror, skittishly curvetting about both boat and whale, entangling the lines, or cutting them, and making a prodigious sensation in all directions.
Scanty grass took the place of the fine trees of the east; only a few belts of half-scorched herbage still contended against the invasion of the sand, and the huge rocks, that had rolled down from the distant summits, crushed in their fall, had scattered in sharp-edged pebbles which soon again became coarse sand, and finally impalpable dust.
I call it a sword, but really it was a sharp-edged blade with a complete hook at the far end.
Hubble as a little curly sharp-edged person in sky-blue, who held a conventionally juvenile position, because she had married Mr.
"Moreover," hinted the Orange agitators interspersed through the crowd, whom they hoped to manage like a sharp-edged and at the same time crushing instrument, -- "moreover, will there not, from the Buytenhof to the gate of the town, a nice little opportunity present itself to throw some handfuls of dirt, or a few stones, at this Cornelius de Witt, who not only conferred the dignity of Stadtholder on the Prince of Orange merely vi coactus, but who also intended to have him assassinated?"
It was as ear-splitting as any whistle of a railway-engine; but whereas the whistle is a clear, mechanical, sharp-edged sound, this was far deeper in volume and vibrant with the uttermost strain of agony and horror.
The girl was severely tortured to death with a sharp-edged weapon.
KILLED: A man killed her niece with a sharp-edged weapon in the name of honour at Chak 28/14-L.
He said that Saba later injured herself through a sharp-edged instrument over not receiving money to purchase medicine for one of the daughters.
HAFIZABAD -- A young couple and their minor sons were brutally slaughtered with a sharp-edged weapon in Nissowal village late on Friday night in an 'honour killing'.
GUJRANWALA -- A Greece-returned man murdered his wife with a sharp-edged knife here at Abdaal area on Saturday.
Dhaka: A woman journalist of a television channel in Bangladesh has been hacked to death with a sharp-edged weapon by some unidentified assailants at her home, media reports said on Wednesday.