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English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. A convex molding having a cross section in the form of a quarter of a circle or of an ellipse.
  2. The part of a glove that provides a covering for the thumb.
  3. The thick short innermost digit of the forelimb.
(动) As a verb
  1. Feel or handle with the fingers.
  2. Travel by getting free rides from motorists.
  3. Look through a book or other written material.
Part of Speech(名) noun, (及物的动) transitive verb
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拇指mǔzhǐthumb; big toe
弄坏nònghuàito ruin; to spoil; to break
翻阅fānyuèto thumb through; to flip through (a book)
𧿹thumb, big toe
大拇指dà mǔzhǐthumb; Tom Thumb (small person in folk tales)
大拇哥dà mǔ gēthumb; big toe; USB flash drive
巨擘jùbòthumb; authority (knowledgeable person)
thumb; big toe
thumb; to break; to tear; to pierce; to split
大母指dà mǔ zhǐthumb
huòthumb, to split; to tear apart, sound of ripping or tearing, to cut open with something sharp
cùna unit of length; inch; thumb
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