inchnoun [ C ]uk /ɪntʃ/ us /ɪntʃ/ written abbreviation in.
- As you grow older, your spine shortens by about an inch.
- She is five foot three inches tall.
- It says on the packet you should plant the bulbs 4 inches deep.
- At least an inch of rain fell overnight.
- Can you remember how to convert centimetres into inches?
inchverb [ I or T, + adv/prep ]uk /ɪntʃ/ us /ɪntʃ/
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