5 Definitions of Thumb

The meaning of the word thumb, the definition of Thumb:

n. - The short, thick first digit of the human hand, differing from the other fingers in having but two phalanges; the pollex. See Pollex.

v. t. - To handle awkwardly.

v. t. - To play with the thumbs, or with the thumbs and fingers; as, to thumb over a tune.

v. t. - To soil or wear with the thumb or the fingers; to soil, or wear out, by frequent handling; also, to cover with the thumb; as, to thumb the touch-hole of a cannon.

v. i. - To play with the thumb or thumbs; to play clumsily; to thrum.

The word "thumb" uses 5 letters: B H M T U

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s - thumbs  

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bhut bm bum but hm hub hum hut mu mut tub tum uh um ut

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