thumb englannista suomeksi
matkustaa peukalokyydillä, liftata
The part of a slider that may be moved linearly along the slider.
A thumbnail picture.
2001, "Gary", ''Wanna See Porn? Take a Look At These (Free Expandable Thumbs) - CLICK HERE'' (on newsgroup ''alt.sex.services'')
To touch or cover with the thumb.
To turn the pages of (a book) in order to read it cursorily.
1969, (w) and (w), "(w)":
- Bobby thumbed a diesel down, just before it rained.
1980, (w) and Morgan (songwriter)|Dennis Morgan, "(w)":
- Thumbed a diesel down, outside a cafe.
(RQ:Macaulay History of England)
To manipulate (an object) with the thumb; especially, to pull back the hammer or open the cylinder of a revolver.
To fire (a single action revolver) quickly by pulling the hammer while keeping the trigger depressed.
2011, by Hans-Christian Vortisch, ''GURPS Tactical Shooting'', pg 14
- To thumb a single-action revolver, hold down the trigger and use the thumb on the same hand to fire the gun by manipulating the hammer.
stinger (of a bee)
point of arrowhead, spiked tip of a goad or prod