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  1. meliss's Avatar
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    an edge in his voice

    Hi. What does it mean "an edge in his voice"?
    I'm reading a tale about Wallenberg. "The next day he returned home with an escort to pick up his belongings. Friends described him as calm but with an edge in his voice, assuring them he would be back in about a week. Wallenberg’s friends and family never saw him again."
    Thank you.

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    Re: an edge in his voice

    You could tell from his voice that he was upset.

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    Re: an edge in his voice

    It means a little nervousness in his voice.

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