What does the word thumb mean?

Usage examples for thumb

  1. " I'd like to have one of 'em between my thumb and finger, like this, so- Hutadi! – Landolin by Berthold Auerbach
  2. Israels jerked a thumb upwards. – The Grell Mystery by Frank Froest
  3. One thumb rested easily on his broad belt. – A Damsel in Distress by Pelham Grenville Wodehouse
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