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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Little by little.

Usage examples (9)
  • The spider was climbing the tree by inchmeal.
  • The breeze took us past and the pilot yanked the blast handle, giving us a final inchmeal rise.
  • I make these points not to defend the media, which can hardly be criticized enough for their own health, but to raise yet again the question of why the Clintons from beginning...
  • Pakistan in particular, if the inchmeal approach of the Taliban toward the capital is not halted, will need to be robustly confronted. for more
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