›to move very slowly or in a lot of shortstages: inch ahead/along/forwardCrates inched along the conveyor belt on their way out of the warehouse.Legislators inched closer to closing a loophole in the law.inch up/upwardStocks slowly inched upward in March.
On May 7th, citizens of the UK will be going to the polls (having an election) to decide who will form the next government. This kind of election is known as a general election. The country is divided into 650 areas, called constituencies. Each constituency elects a member of parliament (MP) to