point, apex: as
a : a point of transition (as from one historical period to the next): turning point; also : edge, verge
cusp of stardom>
b : either horn of a crescent moon
c : a fixed point on a mathematical curve at which a point tracing the curve would exactly reverse its direction of motion
d : an ornamental pointed projection formed by or arising from the intersection of two arcs or foils e (1) : a point on the grinding surface of a tooth (2) : a fold or flap of a cardiac valve
— cus·pate adjective
— cusped adjective
I feel like this word is important in my life right now... I have no idea why, but this word means something.. or will mean something. It describes exactly what I feel like is going on in my life.
I feel as though I am running full steam ahead and about to jump off the cliff; I have yet to make the edge of the cliff, I cannot yet see what is below.. I am currently just before the edge.. just before the jump.. and just before the sailing through the air.
I am on the cusp.