(noun) a piece of wood, metal, etc. having one thick end and tapering to a thin edge, that is driven between two objects or parts of an object to secure or separate them. “the door was secured by a wedge”
(noun) an object or piece of something shaped like a wedge. “a wedge of cheese”
(noun) a formation of people or animals in the shape of a wedge. “the wedge of horsemen crashed forward”
(noun) a golf club with a low, angled face for maximum loft.
(noun) a shoe with a fairly high heel forming a solid block with the sole.
(noun) money or earnings. “he invested his wedge in stocks and shares”
(verb) fix in position using a wedge. “the door was wedged open”
(verb) force into a narrow space. “she wedged her holdall between two bags”
(verb) prepare (pottery clay) for use by cutting, kneading, and throwing down to homogenize it and remove air pockets.
Old English wecg (noun), of Germanic origin; related to Dutch wig .
late 17th century: of unknown origin.
Wedge in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Moral support: HD Kumaraswamy meets mom of DK Shivakumar, Political analysts dubbed the meeting a bid to cash in on prevailing sentiment and drive a wedge between the Vokkaliga community — to which …
India never sold foreign debt. Its first attempt is failing, India’s foray into international debt markets may consist of little more than … that strike me are that this will become a thin end of the wedge.
Jammu & Kashmir issue: Pakistan asks UNSC to meet over …, The move by India blocks the right of the state of Jammu and Kashmir to … Pakistan, which controls a wedge of territory in the west, and China, …
Potato drives a price wedge between 2 major producers, Also, demand is coming in from potato producing areas in south India where the new crop has been affected due to heavy rains recently.”
Pregnancy pillows for a comfortable sleep, FOVERA Memory Foam Pregnancy Pillow Wedge for Maternity … DISCLAIMER: The Times of India’s journalists were not involved in the ..
Old English scūfan (verb), of Germanic origin; related to Dutch schuiven and German schieben, also to shuffle.
Shove in a sentence (word usage in recent Hindu newspaper)
Murphy’s Law: Take This Deal And Shove It, India is the largest customer for Israeli weapons, especially missile systems and Indian users all …
We love Hindi; don’t shove it down the throat, South Indian states were incensed, with the loudest protests coming from Tamil Nadu, which has historically opposed Hindi hegemony, …
The Idea of India Needs Constant War, Tell us more about it,’ – as a social scientist based in India as much as in … the BJP government plans to go to shove unity under India’s throat.
Let’s keep it civil, The reality of the public sphere in India is less enchanting, more prosaic. … as citizens we do the exact same thing when push comes to shove.
Railways Offers Massage Services, Netizens Remind it of Filthy Toilets …, Not surprisingly, many in India had an opinion on that. The massage … The push nd shove in overcrowded is no lesser than a massage.
Mnemonic trick to remember the meaning of Shove
it can be opposite of shave .. here you push downward and push smoothly…
SHOVE SOUNDS LIKE SHOE…you push forward something with your shoes.