edgily

edgy

[ej-ee]
adjective, edgier, edgiest.
1.
nervously irritable; impatient and anxious.
2.
sharp-edged; sharply defined, as outlines.
3.
daringly innovative; on the cutting edge.

Origin:
1765–75; edge + -y1

edgily, adverb
edginess, noun
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edgy (ˈɛdʒɪ)
 
adj , -ier, -iest
1.  (usually postpositive) nervous, irritable, tense, or anxious
2.  (of paintings, drawings, etc) excessively defined
3.  innovative, or at the cutting edge, with the concomitant qualities of intensity and excitement
 
'edgily
 
adv
 
'edginess
 
n

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edgy
"tense and irritable," 1837, from edge (n.).
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