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Synonyms for edgy
ˈɛdʒ iedgy

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  1. edgy, high-strung, highly strung, jittery, jumpy, nervy, overstrung, restive, uptightadjective

    being in a tense state

    Synonyms:
    cheeky, rocky, highly strung, jolting, rough, bumpy, nervy, uptight, high-strung, restive, jittery, jumpy, overstrung, jolty, brash

    Antonyms:
    relaxed

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  1. edgyadjective

    Synonyms:
    touchy, sharp, irritable, excitable, irascible

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  1. List of paraphrases for "edgy":

    nervous, cranky

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#5995rocky
#7366nervous
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#30182cranky
#32636bumpy
#35563edgy
#41323brash
#53996uptight
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#139637jolting
#181393nervy

How to use edgy in a sentence?

  1. Leighton Woodhouse:

    There's an inflationary effect on moral capital, say your position is ‘abolish ICE.’ At first, that seems really edgy. You have high moral capital for taking this position.

  2. Peter Anderson:

    I think any kind of international question about how things will fare or relationships with other countries absolutely has an impact, the non-resolution of things can really make the market edgy in terms of volatility.

  3. Paul Dergarabedian:

    He’s very much tuned into the indie world and the specialized film vibe, it’s just a way to get out the kind of edgy, interesting and sometimes enlightening content that these films sometimes provide.

  4. Cheryl Ladd:

    It was hot and edgy, and because, [ creator ] Aaron [ Spelling ] insisted on some bikinis, occasionally sexy clothes, everybody just decided to write it off and let's face it, it wasn't Shakespeare, but it was definitely something the whole family could watch together all for different reasons.

  5. Deepak Chopra:

    Ordinary people aren't going to give up emotions and inspiration just because science sniffs at subjectivity. Science shouldn't be so edgy and defensive. Vandals aren't going to smash their way into laboratories and throw Bibles at the equipment.


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