Definition of 'cusp'
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Advances in genetics and artificial intelligence leave me feeling we are on the cusp of monumental change. Times, Sunday Times (2017)But Arsenal were presented with a pathway back into the game on the cusp of half-time. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He qualified in 1948 on the cusp of a revolution ushered in by the new NHS. Times, Sunday Times (2016)What is it like to be on the cusp of change? Times, Sunday Times (2008)Successful sports teams work best on the cusp of change. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We can feel we are on the cusp of something big. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We are on the cusp of something really special. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is a place on the cusp of something special. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They doubled their lead on the cusp of half-time. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Their belief intensified on the cusp of half-time. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I was still young but on the cusp of middle age. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Humanity is on the cusp of a revolution, in which humans themselves are at risk of being made redundant. Times, Sunday Times (2015)I think we're at the cusp of a revolution of treating human learning as a science. Times, Sunday Times (2015)It's a society on the cusp of revolution - how can you resist? Times, Sunday Times (2009)Today we are on the cusp of another revolution in food, as genetic technology promises to open up vast new opportunities and unknowns in the food industry. Christianity Today (2000)
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Used Occasionally. cusp is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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