Wiggle Room


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Wiggle Room

The amount by which a sale can be reduced before it significantly cuts into profit. Wiggle room can determine how much of a discount a company can give a customer for things like volume, new client promotions, or other promotions.
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"There certainly doesn't seem to be any wiggle room but you really can't tell."
But he will vow a Tory government would restore that trust by sticking to a timetable with 'no wiggle room'.
His ability to define issues in terms of wiggle room offered a quick method for referencing where he was certain the Catholic church's teachings landed on sensitive issues.
City Clerk Andrew Croessman said that with additional adjustments for insurance and restrictions on some money, the city will operate next year with a projected surplus of $15,584 and little wiggle room.
Town officials and the Finance Committee were looking for a little wiggle room, bundling debt service on past capital projects to create a cushion of about $300,000 below the town's Proposition 2-1/2 levy limit, acknowledging that a special town meeting had been needed to balance this fiscal year's budget, and next year's budget would represent as much, if not more, of a challenge.
"This is the only mechanism we have, if voters approve, to give us some wiggle room in putting together the FY 2010 budget.
"Is there a clause in there to give wiggle room? I'd rather see that than another empty storefront."
GSMArena goes on to say, "What sets this apart from Motorola's apparent design is the folding mechanism, that would give the hinge some wiggle room and allow for multiple configurations when folded including the ability to fold the display inwards or outwards."
It's a baptism of fire for Frank Lampard, especially with a transfer ban that means he has no wiggle room to address problems he's seen in the squad.
On Monday, ratings agency Fitch said the 737 Max leaves Boeing with very little wiggle room to maintain its A credit rating in the near-term.
Methods of interview by immigration officials could be seriously flawed, providing greater wiggle room for the administration to quickly deport illegal immigrants.
But if we make a tremendous amount of progress in the next two weeks and it bleeds over for a few days, I imagine that will be considered." The comment leaves "wiggle room" for lawmakers to fail to meet a July 12 deadline the Governor set for approving legislation intended to help PG&E and Edison International (EIX), CALmatters explains.