WEDGE

wedge

1. [Noun]: a block of wood used to prevent the sliding or rolling of a heavy object

2. [Noun]: (golf) an iron with considerable loft and a broad sole

3. [Noun]: a diacritical mark (an inverted circumflex) placed above certain letters (such as c) to indicate pronunciation

4. [Noun]: any shape that is triangular in cross section

5. [Noun]: something solid that is usable as an inclined plane (shaped like a V) that can be pushed between two things to separate them

6. [Noun]: a heel that is an extension of the sole of the shoe

7. [Noun]: 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

8. [Verb]: squeeze like a wedge into a tight space; "I squeezed myself into the corner"

9. [Verb]: fix, force, or implant; "lodge a bullet in the table"

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