Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To move very slightly.

Usage examples (38)
  • The old mule wouldn't budge even when Mike offered him a carrot.
  • Navy and Air Force unwilling to budge from the coastal shelf of the Asian mainland.
  • That pledge is probably why libertarians tend not to budge from the non-initiation of force principle.
  • And your unwillingness to budge is demonstrated by the fact that you have major divisions WITHIN YOUR OWN PARTY! for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.