Definition of give/budge an inch
- I begged him to reconsider, but he wouldn't give/budge an inch.
: to make a present of
: to grant or bestow by formal action
: to accord or yield to another
: capacity or tendency to yield to force or strain : flexibility
: the ability of a material to bend or stretch
: a fur formerly prepared from lambskin dressed with the wool outward
: move, shift
: to give way : yield
: to cause to move or change
: pompous, solemn
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