not trust (one) an inch

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not trust (one) an inch

To not trust one at all. I've known Vick since we were kids, and I don't trust him an inch—he's always up to something.
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not trust somebody an ˈinch

not trust somebody at all: He says he just wants to help you but I wouldn’t trust him an inch if I were you.
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Ferguson also used his autobiography to describe Strachan as someone he would not "trust an inch"- even though the Scot had played under him for United, Aberdeen and Scotland.
I could reveal here the names of five players who regular tennis punters have learned not to trust an inch, but libel lawyers would be on to me quicker than a British Wimbledon exit.