Definition of fine-edged in English:


Line breaks: fine-edged


  • (Of a knife or tool) having a sharp cutting edge: a fine-edged diamond scalpel
    More example sentences
    • The knife, from its fine-edged blade to the iridescent shell carvings set in its hilt, was perfect.
    • The carvings indicate that they were cut with some very sharp and fine edged tool.
    • 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.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day kerf
Pronunciation: kəːf
a slit made by cutting with a saw