Thumb synonyms

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To conform to a metrical pattern:
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The first, or preaxial, digit of the forelimb, corresponding to the hallux in the hind limb; the thumb. In birds, the pollex is the joint which bears the bastard wing.
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(Informal) To get (a ride) by hitchhiking:
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To leaf through rapidly.
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To look through reading matter casually.
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To turn the pages of a book, etc., esp. so as to glance quickly (through)
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To look through reading matter casually.
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To look through reading matter casually.
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(Architecture) A classical convex moulding carved with an egg-and-dart ornament.
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(Slang) To point out; indicate or designate, specif. in senses of put the finger on (see phrase below)
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To get (a ride) or make (one's way) in this fashion
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To touch or hit with a light quick blow or fillip:
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To snap (a coin) into the air with the thumb, as in betting on which side will land uppermost
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(Informal) To make use of a riff or riffs
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To look through reading matter casually.
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(Idiomatic) To spend some of one's savings
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To look through reading matter casually.
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To skim is to remove things from the surface of a liquid or to take money off the top.
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To inquire into or study in order to ascertain facts or information.
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A convex decorative molding, in cross section a quarter of a circle
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Find another word for thumb. In this page you can discover 37 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for thumb, like: scan, pollex, first digit, hitch, riffle, preaxial digit, glance at, leaf, run-through, words and ovolo.