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Related / Similar Words: ovolo, quarter round, pollex, finger, hitchhike, hitch, flick, flip, riffle, leaf, riff

 

Definition:
  • a convex molding having a cross section in the form of a quarter of a circle or of an ellipse;
  • the part of a glove that provides a covering for the thumb;
  • the thick short innermost digit of the forelimb;
  • feel or handle with the fingers; "finger the binding of the book";
  • travel by getting free rides from motorists;
  • look through a book or other written material; "He thumbed through the report"; "She leafed through the volume";

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    Hyponyms: echinus

     

    Part Meronyms: glove, gloves

     

    Derivational Morphology: finger, pollex, fingering, hitchhiker, leaf, folio

     

    Language Translations:
    Basque: hazlodi   Bosnian: palac  
    Breton: biz-meud   Bulgarian: палец  
    Catalan: polze   Chinese: 大拇指  
    Croatian: palac   Danish: tommelfinger  
    Dutch: duim   Esperanto: polekso  
    Finnish: peukalo   French: pouce  
    Frisian: tomme   German: Daumen  
    Hindi: अंगूठा   Icelandic: þumall  
    Indonesian: ibu jari   Interlingua: pollice  
    Italian: pollice   Japanese: 親指  
    Korean: 엄지   Latin: pollex  
    Polish: kciuk   Portuguese: dedo polegar  
    Romanian: deget mare   Russian: большой палец  
    Slovak: palec   Slovene: palec  
    Spanish: pulgar   Swedish: tumme  
    Telugu: బొటనవేలు   Turkish: başparmak  
     
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