Definition of saw-edged in English:

saw-edged

Line breaks: saw-edged

adjective

  • With a jagged edge like a saw: diving ducks with distinctive narrow saw-edged bills
    More example sentences
    • It rained that evening, a steady drizzle which hung in curtains and divided the forest into overlapping planes of far off greyness and saw-edged nearness.
    • They find a few recruits who own saw-edged bayonets.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space