every inch of

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of every inch of

:all of :every part of
  • We searched every inch of the house.

Word by Word Definitions

every play
  1. : being each individual or part of a group without exception

  2. : being each in a series or succession

  3. : being all taken severally

inch play
  1. : a unit of length equal to ¹/₃₆ yard — see Weights and Measures Table

  2. : a small amount, distance, or degree

  3. : stature, height

  1. : to move by small degrees : progress slowly

  2. : to cause to move slowly

  1. : island


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