every inch of the way

Definition of every inch of the way

  1. :  throughout the entire process :  with respect to everything I tried to improve the system, but she opposed me every inch of the way.

Word by Word Definitions

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

    :  being each in a series or succession

    :  being all taken severally

inchplay
  1. :  a small amount, distance, or degree

    :  stature, height

    :  a fall (as of rain or snow) sufficient to cover a surface or to fill a gauge to the depth of one inch

  1. :  to move by small degrees :  progress slowly

    :  to cause to move slowly

  1. :  island

  1. :  a thoroughfare for travel or transportation from place to place

    :  an opening for passage

    :  the course traveled from one place to another :  route

  1. :  of, connected with, or constituting an intermediate point on a route

  1. :  by a long distance :  to a considerable degree or extent :  far

    :  by far :  much

    :  very


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