1. [ noun ] a unit of length (in United States and Britain) equal to one twelfth of a foot
Synonyms: in
Related terms: linear_unit foot mesh em ligne mil US UK edge
2. [ noun ] a unit of measurement for advertising space
Synonyms: column_inch
Related terms: area_unit
3. [ verb ] advance slowly, as if by inches
Synonyms: edge

"He edged towards the car"

Related terms: advance edge_in
Similar spelling:   inc