disedge

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

dis- +‎ edge

Verb[edit]

disedge (third-person singular simple present disedges, present participle disedging, simple past and past participle disedged)

  1. (transitive) To deprive of an edge; to blunt or dull.
    • Tennyson
      Served a little to disedge / The sharpness of that pain about her heart.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for disedge in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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