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  1. (nautical) A small anchor used for warping a vessel (also called kedge anchor).
    verb (kedg, ing)
    1. (transitive) to warp (a vessel) by carrying out a kedge in a boat, dropping it overboard, and hauling the vessel up to it.
    2. (intransitive) (of a vessel) to move with the help of a kedge, as described above.

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