Thumbed
Thumbed Thumbed, a. 1. Having thumbs. [1913 Webster]

2. Soiled by handling. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Thumbed — Thumb Thumb, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Thumbed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Thumbing}.] 1. To handle awkwardly. Johnson. [1913 Webster] 2. To play with the thumbs, or with the thumbs and fingers; as, to thumb over a tune. [1913 Webster] 3. To soil or wear with… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thumbed — adjective Having some specific type of thumb. He was sore thumbed after playing video games all day …   Wiktionary

  • thumbed — adjective (of pages) worn or soiled by thumb and fingers by frequent handling or turning well thumbed pages of the dictionary • Similar to: ↑worn …   Useful english dictionary

  • thumbed — θʌm n. innermost finger of the hand which moves in the opposite direction of the other fingers v. browse, turn pages …   English contemporary dictionary

  • thumbed — adjective wear or soil (a book s pages) by repeated handling. → thumb …   English new terms dictionary

  • Long-thumbed Frog — Taxobox | name = Long thumbed Frog status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 trend = stable image width = 240px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Amphibia ordo = Anura familia = Myobatrachidae subfamilia = Limnodynastinae genus =… …   Wikipedia

  • well thumbed — ˌwell ˈthumbed [well thumbed] adjective a well thumbed book has been read many times …   Useful english dictionary

  • Javan Thick-thumbed Bat — Taxobox name = Javan Thick Thumbed Bat status = EN | status system = IUCN2.3 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia ordo = Chiroptera familia = Vespertilionidae genus = Glischropus species = G. javanus binomial = Glischropus… …   Wikipedia

  • Common Thick-thumbed Bat — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Thick-thumbed Myotis — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification K …   Wikipedia

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