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bʌdʒbudge

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Budge, Don Budge, John Donald Budgeverb

    United States tennis player who in 1938 was the first to win the Australian and French and English and United States singles championship in the same year (1915-2000)

  2. stir, shift, budge, agitateverb

    move very slightly

    "He shifted in his seat"

Wiktionary

  1. budgeverb

    To move.

    I've been pushing this rock as hard as I can, but it won't budge an inch.

    Etymology: From bouger.

  2. budgeverb

    To yield in one's opinions or beliefs.

    Etymology: From bouger.

  3. budgeverb

    To try to improve the spot of a decision on a sports field.

    Etymology: From bouger.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Budgeverb

    to move off; to stir; to walk away

  2. Budge

    brisk; stirring; jocund

  3. Budgenoun

    a kind of fur prepared from lambskin dressed with the wool on; -- used formerly as an edging and ornament, esp. of scholastic habits

  4. Budgeadjective

    lined with budge; hence, scholastic

  5. Budgeadjective

    austere or stiff, like scholastics

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Budge

    buj, v.i. and v.t. to move or stir.—n. Budg′er, one who stirs. [Fr. bouger—It. bulicare, to boil, to bubble—L. bullire.]

  2. Budge

    buj, n. lambskin fur.—adj. pompous: stiff. [Derivation unknown.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of budge in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of budge in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of budge in a Sentence

  1. Dan Ives:

    We believe Microsoft would only buy TikTok with its core algorithm which the Chinese government and ByteDance was not willing to budge.

  2. Chris Myers:

    Adam Budge early on in the investigation was the common link [between] the two overdoses.

  3. Alex Whipple:

    Budge said. Everything he has done has been quite deceitful and we have no reason to believe anything he told us was accurate.

  4. Michael Mina:

    The FDA doesn't really seem to be able to budge. The FDA is such The FDA.

  5. Xavier Bertrand:

    The migrants, they want to travel to England, they know that you can work without papers in England. They are underpaid. As long as the English don't change the rules, we going to have problems, either the English budge, genuinely and seriously, or we give them back their border.

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