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Definition of Edgy

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tense, nervous, anxious
Edgy Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
(a.)
Having some of the forms, such as drapery or the like, too sharply defined.
  
(a.)
Easily irritated; sharp; as, an edgy temper.
  
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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edgy
\edg"y\ (?), a. [from edge.]
1. easily irritated; sharp; as, an edgy temper.
2. (fine arts) having some of the forms, such as drapery or the like, too sharply defined. "an edgy style of sculpture." azlitt.
edgy
adj : being in a tense state [syn: high-strung, highly strung, in suspense(p) , jittery, jumpy, nervy, overstrung, restive, uptight]



ENGLISH IDIOMS 2.EDITION
nervous, cranky, touchy You're kind of edgy today. Did you sleep well last night?
English Idioms WM 1.3a
nervous, cranky, touchy 
You're kind of edgy today. Did you sleep well last night?
WordNet 2.0

Adjective
1. being in a tense state
(synonym) high-strung, highly strung, in suspense(p), jittery, jumpy, nervy, overstrung, restive, uptight
(similar) tense
Edgy Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Edgy Definition from Entertainment & Music Dictionaries & Glossaries
Guitar Glossary
A sound or track with too many high frequencies resulting in a overly trebly sound. Also, a sound with harmonics which are too strong relative to the fundamentals, resulting in distortion and/or a raspy sound.
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