Meaning & Definition of Edgewise in English
1. With the edge forward or on, by, or toward the edge
- "He sawed the board edgeways"
- "Held it edgewise"
- edgeways ,
2. As if by an edge
- "I could not get a word in edgewise"
- edgewise ,
Examples of using
Tom kept talking and didn't let Mary get a word in edgewise.