Meaning of fine-edged in English:


Pronunciation /ˈfʌɪnɛdʒd/


  • (of a knife or tool) having a sharp cutting edge.

    ‘a fine-edged diamond scalpel’
    • ‘With a fine-edged but murderous knife, Adorno shatters this autonomy.’
    • ‘A chef's knife, fine-edged and non-serrated, is for chopping, dicing, slicing, and mincing.’
    • ‘To keep a premium fine-edged knife in top shape, you should hone its edge with a few strokes of a sharpening steel before each use.’
    • ‘The carvings indicate that they were cut with some very sharp and fine edged tool.’
    • ‘The knife, from its fine-edged blade to the iridescent shell carvings set in its hilt, was perfect.’
    • ‘Use a razorblade or other fine edged instrument to carefully remove most of the thermal pad.’
    sharp, sharp-edged, sharpened, honed, razor-like, razor-sharp, whetted, fine-edged