thumb - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate thumb

thumb is hyphenated as thumb

How to pronounce thumb

thumb is pronounced θəm

Number of syllables in thumb

The number of syllables in thumb is 1

What part of speech in thumb?

thumb can be a transitive verb or a noun

How common in the word thumb?

thumb is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does thumb convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'thumb'

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Common collocations before 'thumb'

between, finger, gave, hand, held, jerk, left, like, little, look, over, press, ran, right, under

Common collocations of 'thumb'

around, back, between, down, eye, finger, gave, hand, head, held, holding, jerk, left, like, little, look, man, off, only, other, over, press, put, ran, right, side, stood, took, turn, under

Words with similar spelling to thumb

rhumb, thump

Common Verb Collocations of thumb

apply, base, be, begin, bite, brush, can, close, determine, do, estimate, follow, grasp, have, hold, hook, make, may, might, point, remove, roll, rub, run, say, should, suck, suggest, will, use

Common Conjunction Collocations of thumb

and, but, either, minus, nor, or

Lists containing thumb

Common collocations after 'between'
Common collocations after 'jerk'
Common collocations of 'jerk'
Dale Chall Words
Words with similar spelling to rhumb
Words with similar spelling to thump
Synonyms of 'digit'
Synonyms of 'feel'
Synonyms of 'finger'
Synonyms of 'flick'
Common Noun Collocations of abducted
Common Noun Collocations of abduction
Common Noun Collocations of brushed
Common Noun Collocations of brushing
Common Noun Collocations of cheekbones
Common Verb Collocations of drone
Common Noun Collocations of examiner
Common Noun Collocations of earlobe
Common Verb Collocations of eared
Common Noun Collocations of fingers
Common Noun Collocations of finger
Common Noun Collocations of flicked
Common Noun Collocations of forefinger
Common Noun Collocations of gestured
Common Noun Collocations of gingerly
Common Noun Collocations of gesturing
Common Noun Collocations of grazed
Common Noun Collocations of gamekeeper
Common Verb Collocations of greasy
Common Verb Collocations of glowering
Common Verb Collocations of greased
Common Noun Collocations of hooked
Common Noun Collocations of hitched
Common Noun Collocations of hooking
Common Noun Collocations of hitchhiker
Common Noun Collocations of impression
Common Noun Collocations of index
Common Noun Collocations of interrogating
Common Noun Collocations of jerked
Common Noun Collocations of jerk
Common Noun Collocations of jerking
Common Noun Collocations of jabbed
Common Noun Collocations of jerks
Common Noun Collocations of jab
Common Noun Collocations of jabbing
Common Noun Collocations of knuckles
Common Noun Collocations of knuckle
Common Verb Collocations of kinky
Common Noun Collocations of latch
Common Noun Collocations of lapels
Common Noun Collocations of lidded
Common Noun Collocations of midget
Common Noun Collocations of nails
Common Noun Collocations of nail
Common Noun Collocations of noses
Common Noun Collocations of nipples
Common Noun Collocations of nipple
Common Noun Collocations of nostril
Common Verb Collocations of nose
Common Verb Collocations of noses
Common Noun Collocations of outcropping
Common Noun Collocations of outlasted
Common Noun Collocations of protruding
Common Verb Collocations of pondered
Common Noun Collocations of rule
Common Noun Collocations of rules
Common Noun Collocations of rubbed
Common Noun Collocations of sucked
Common Noun Collocations of screw
Common Noun Collocations of sucking
Common Noun Collocations of suck
Common Adjective Collocations of sucking
Common Noun Collocations of twirling
Common Noun Collocations of twirled
Common Noun Collocations of tendons