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  1. vanguard, forefront, cutting edge(noun)

    the position of greatest importance or advancement; the leading position in any movement or field

    "the Cotswolds were once at the forefront of woollen manufacturing in England"; "the idea of motion was always to the forefront of his mind and central to his philosophy"

    head, forefront, vanguard, new wave, avant-garde, knife edge, van

    unstylish, unfashionable

  2. knife edge, cutting edge(adj)

    the sharp cutting side of the blade of a knife

    knife edge, forefront, vanguard

    unstylish, unfashionable

  3. up-to-date, cutting-edge, with-it(adj)

    in accord with the most fashionable ideas or style

    "wears only the latest style"; "the last thing in swimwear"; "cutting-edge technology"; "a with-it boutique"

    up-to-date, with-it, cutting-edge, streetwise, street smart

    unstylish, unfashionable

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How to use cutting edge in a sentence?

  1. Keith Pogson:

    The big players can afford cutting edge technology, hire the best people to have a real robust go at anti-money laundering and know-your-customer rules, but for the small players the question will be: does it make economic sense to put in place the level of compliance and scrutiny requested or is it not worth it?

  2. Sebastian Coe:

    I was dismayed to see the interpretation put on our motives, our judgments and our actions, there is nothing in the history of our sport in the last 15 or 20 years other than us being on the cutting edge of either trying to develop the science of weeding out the cheats or taking the actions appropriate to finding them.

  3. Jacob Bronowski:

    The hand is the cutting edge of the mind.

  4. Elena Hernandez:

    Recognizing the significance of technology on the American workforce, our national security, and the U.S. economy, the Trump administration continues to make leadership in the cutting-edge industries of the future a top priority.

  5. Derek Schoettle:

    IBM has a tremendous asset, helping them taking advantage of cutting-edge data services is a built-in advantage.

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