Definition Of wedges


a piece of wood, metal, or some other material 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.

An anchorage consists of a cast-iron bearing plate and special wedges to secure the strand inside the anchor housing.

fix in position using a wedge.

the door was wedged open

force into a narrow space.

I wedged the bags into the back seat

Example Of wedges