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I pulled again, but the wheel wouldn’t budge.
It was wedged between two stones and we couldn’t budge it.
They couldn’t budge her (=persuade her to move) from his office until she got an answer.
This is the American English definition of budge. View British English definition of budge.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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