budge definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • to go or stir somewhat: The trapped son or daughter was stuck tight and mightn't budge.
    • To alter a situation or attitude: had made a decision and would not budge.
    • to maneuver off; to stir; to walk away.
  • verb-transitive:
    • To cause to maneuver slightly.
    • resulting in to alter a posture or attitude: an adamant critic who couldn't be budged.
  • noun:
    • Fur made from lambskin clothed with the wool outside, formerly familiar with cut academic robes.
    • A kind of fur prepared from lambskin clothed aided by the wool on, formerly used as an edging and ornament, especially on scholastic habits.
    • some sort of fur ready from lambskin dressed with the wool on; -- used previously as an edging and ornament, esp. of scholastic practices.
    • A leathern case.
    • Lambskin dressed using the wool outward, a lot found in the Elizabethan age and since because a relatively inexpensive fur the edging of garments.
    • just like budge-barrel.
    • person who slips into a house or store to take cloaks, etc.; a sneak-thief.
    • Same as booze.
    • US playing tennis player just who in 1938 had been the first to ever win the Australian and French and English and united states of america singles championship in the same 12 months (1915-2000)
  • adjective:
    • Archaic Overformal; pompous.
    • austere or stiff, like scholastics
    • Brisk; stirring; jocund.
    • Lined with budge; ergo, scholastic.
    • Austere or rigid, like scholastics.
  • verb:
    • to maneuver.
    • to go.
    • To yield in one’s viewpoints or opinions.
    • to try and enhance the place of a choice on a sports area.
    • move very somewhat
  • others:
    • To move; stir; modification position; give way: today frequently with a poor, implying persistent opposition to stress.
    • to maneuver; stir; replace the place of.
    • Brisk; jocund.
    • [⟨ budge, 2.] Trimmed or adorned with budge (see I., 2): as, “budge gowns,”
    • Scholastic; pedantic; austere; surly; stiff; formal: as, “budge medical practioners,”

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