edginess edginess  /ˈɛ dʒi nəs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) feelings of anxiety that make you tense and irritable

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. These journeys often leave most of the audience behind, but occasionally an artist brings us along and comes up with just the right amount of edginess and entertainment.
  2. And, of course, Virgin-branded edginess.
  3. Rapid demographic swings have brought racial edginess back to Los Angeles, where the Watts ghetto riots of 1965 are still remembered with fear.

News

  • Miley Cyrus’ Edgy Punk Rock Look 2013

    These days, sexy girl Miley Cyrus never passes up the chance to show off her toned abs, whether on or off the red carpet. Her stomach flashing scene was on the rock as she arrived for attending New Myspace Launch held at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles on June 12, 2013. 20-year-old rising star grabbed everyone’s attention donning an edgy punk rock look – perfect mix of edginess and heavy dose ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: StyleBistro

Quotes

  1. Ms Shepherdson said: "We see a great opportunity to create something unique for the woman who loves great design, isn't scared of a little edginess and who wants to reference but not slavishly follow trends."
    on Jan 28, 2008 By: Jane Shepherdson Source: Times Online

  2. Mowbray said: "We have dropped away from the top two, but there is a real determination to make sure that everyone in the division knows that we are still fighting for promotion. There was an edginess about us and I can understand that, but there...
    on Mar 1, 2008 By: Tony Mowbray Source: Plymouth Evening Herald

  3. "That is what made Horford and Noah so great," Donovan said. "They had the edginess, focus, and competitiveness, they never had those moments. I think Kenny is very competitive, but his biggest challenge is fatigue. When he gets fatigued,...
    on Feb 21, 2009 By: Donovan Source: Razorback Central

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