Synonyms for knife-edge
- dog's ear
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR KNIFE-EDGE
A touch of a knife-edge to the rope, and the girl would be saved.
Followed by another, he advanced along the knife-edge to their wounded comrade.
Her offered, her passive extent, in other words, was about that of a knife-edge.
The points of the pins serve as a knife-edge for the rocker.
The knife-edge is then turned forward and made to cut its way out.
For a moment it hung on the knife-edge of the world, and then dipped down and was gone.
The town is balancing on the knife-edge of a panic at this moment.
It is a wedge, but a wedge working on a different principle from a knife-edge.
At one place it ran along the crest of a ridge that was no more than a knife-edge.
He is slashed all up the forearm; my wrist is but scratched with a knife-edge.