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inch

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1 a very small distance or degree

  • give them an inch, and theyʼll take a mile
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2 an individual part of a process, series, or ranking

  • inch by inch, weʼre making progress toward our fund-raising goal
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3 inches plural the distance of something or someone from bottom to top

  • made the most of her inches by standing on her tiptoes to reach the top shelf
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inch

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1 to advance gradually beyond the usual or desirable limits

  • every year the water inches further up the embankments, threatening to permanently engulf the island city
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2 to move slowly

  • the car inched carefully across the snow-covered causeway
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fly, race, speed, whiz (or whizz), zip



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