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wiggle room

noun

Simple Definition of wiggle room

  • : the ability to make small changes in a plan, schedule, etc., if they are needed

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of wiggle room

  1. :  leeway, latitude <a contract with wiggle room for further negotiations>

Examples of wiggle room in a sentence

  1. The salesman has some wiggle room to reduce the price of the car.

  2. <the language of the contract is vague and leaves too much wiggle room>



1965

First Known Use of wiggle room

1965


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