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wedge (n):
a block of wood used to prevent the sliding or rolling of a heavy object
Related Word: chock
wedge (n):
something solid that is usable as an inclined plane (shaped like a V) that can be pushed between two things to separate them
wedge (n):
(golf) an iron with considerable loft and a broad sole
wedge (n):
a heel that is an extension of the sole of the shoe
wedge (n):
a diacritical mark (an inverted circumflex) placed above certain letters (such as the letter c) to indicate pronunciation
wedge (n):
a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese (and tomato and onion and lettuce and condiments); different names are used in different sections of the United States
wedge (n):
any shape that is triangular in cross section
wedge (v):
squeeze like a wedge into a tight space
Samples
I squeezed myself into the corner
wedge (v):
put, fix, force, or implant
Samples
lodge a bullet in the table.
stick your thumb in the crack

Related Words: lodgestick
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Fear of death is worse than death itself

Ölüm korkusu, ölmekten beterdir.
Fear is often a crippling emotion because it is so powerful


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