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Wedge

Definition

[n] a block of wood used to prevent the sliding or rolling of a heavy object
[n] something solid that is usable as an inclined plane (shaped like a V) that can be pushed between two things to separate them
[n] (golf) an iron with considerable loft and a broad sole
[n] a heel that is an extension of the sole of the shoe
[n] a diacritical mark (an inverted circumflex) placed above certain letters (such as c) to indicate pronunciation
[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
[n] any shape that is triangular in cross section
[v] squeeze like a wedge into a tight space; "I squeezed myself into the corner"
[v] fix, force, or implant; "lodge a bullet in the table"


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Antonyms

dislodge, free