edgily
adverb see edgy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • edgily — edgy ► ADJECTIVE (edgier, edgiest) ▪ tense, nervous, or irritable. DERIVATIVES edgily adverb edginess noun …   English terms dictionary

  • edgily — See edgy. * * * …   Universalium

  • edgily — adverb In an edgy manner …   Wiktionary

  • edgily — adv. in a tense or nervous or anxious manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • edgily — edg·i·ly …   English syllables

  • edgily — ˈejə̇lē, li adverb : in an edgy manner …   Useful english dictionary

  • edgy — edgily, adv. edginess, n. /ej ee/, adj., edgier, edgiest. 1. nervously irritable; impatient and anxious. 2. sharp edged; sharply defined, as outlines. [1765 75; EDGE + Y1] * * * …   Universalium

  • edgy — adjective (edgier; est) Date: 1775 1. having an edge ; sharp 2. a. being on edge ; tense, irritable b. characterized by tension < edgy negotiations > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • edginess — See edgily. * * * …   Universalium

  • jitterily — adverb In a jittery way; anxiously, edgily …   Wiktionary

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