Twelfth of a foot
fingerbreadth, 2.54 centimeters, measurement, 1/36 yard, length; see also measure 1.
jot, tittle, iota; see bit 3.
slowly, by degrees, inch by inch, step by step; see gradually.
in all respects, thoroughly, entirely; see completely, in all respects at respect.
very close to, near to, nearly; see almost.
creep, barely move, worm along; see crawl 2.
To advance slowly:
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