Übersetzung von “thumb” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


noun countablethumb /θʌm/
the short, wide finger that helps you hold things
pouce masculine

a toddler sucking his thumb
un petit qui suce son pouce
thumbs up/down
an indication that sth is good/bad, especially by pointing your thumb up/down
lever le pouce / pointer le pouce vers le bas , bien/mal accueillir

Critics gave the movie a thumbs down.
Les critiques ont mal accueilli le film.

She gave the thumbs up to say everything was ready.
Elle a levé le pouce pour dire que tout était prêt.

(Übersetzung von “thumb” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /θam/

the short thick finger of the hand, set at a different angle from the other four

The baby is sucking its thumb.

the part of a glove or mitten covering this finger.

thumbnail noun

the nail on the thumb.

ongle du pouce
thumbprint noun

a mark made by pressing the thumb on to a surface, sometimes used as means of identification.

empreinte du pouce
thumbs-up noun

a sign expressing a wish for good luck, success etc

signe de bonne chance
He gave me the thumbs-up.
thumbtack noun

(American) a drawing-pin

She hung the picture on the wall with thumbtacks.
under someone’s thumb

controlled or greatly influenced by someone

mené par le bout du nez
She is completely under her husband’s thumb.

(Übersetzung von “thumb” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)