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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

adj. - Having honed edges where two sides meet.

Usage examples (29)
  • The prose style is a little sharp-cornered, but it rewards reading:
  • His head felt as though some large, sharp-cornered metal object were bumping about inside it.
  • -- The use of the chisel is to cut square or sharp-cornered holes in wood, especially mortices.
  • The wreckage was sharp-cornered, suggesting that riot, rather than time, had pulled down the buildings. for more
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