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English definition of “edgy”

edgy

adjective     /ˈedʒ.i/ informal
nervous or worried Anxious and worried edgily     /-ɪ.li/ adverb Anxious and worried
(Definition of edgy adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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