Keenness, as of desire or enjoyment; zest:
The water at such an edge
(Basketball) The metal hoop to which the net is attached
The boundary line of a figure, area, or object.
The highest point, level, degree, etc.
The edge on either side of the sound-producing opening of an organ flue pipe
The brink of a dangerous or disastrous situation:
A child's cone-shaped toy, spun on its pointed end
The inland part of a country or region
The edge, brink, or margin (of something)
The line or frontier area separating political divisions or geographic regions; a boundary.
The period immediately before some event
(Archaic) The end of life; dying
The area along an international border.
The point, line, or edge where something ends or must end; boundary or border beyond which something ceases to be or to be possible
The combat troops or warships at the front, arrayed for defense or offense.
(Econ.) The minimum return, below which activities are not profitable enough to be continued
The definition of a periphery is a boundary of an area, or the surrounding space of an area.
An object having a sharp or tapered end:
A wave or swell, especially a large one:
The point that must be exceeded to begin producing a given effect or result or to elicit a response:
The end of a pointed or projecting object.
(--- Football) An offensive lineman who snaps the ball to begin a play, usually positioned in the middle of the line.
The middle part of the body; waist
An indefinite area intermediate between two qualities or conditions:
(Rock climbing) Technique involving the placement of the edge of the climbing shoe on a sharp hold.
(Mathematics) The length of such a boundary.
(Football) A player at either end of the line
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