edgeways edgeways  /ˈɛdʒ ˌweɪz/

Definition(s):

  1. (adv) as if by an edge; barely
  2. (adv) with the edge forward or on, by, or toward the edge

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • I asked him, when I was able to get a word in edgeways, how he managed to revitalize, he seemed to me to expend so much energy.

Quotes

  • "Well it's fantastic to be here, ladies and gentlemen, with Kirsty; particularly great to be introduced by Kirsty and get a word in edgeways," Salmond joked, as the two stood at opposite ends of the stage.
    on Dec 2, 2007 By: Alex Salmond Source: Scotsman

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