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thimble

noun [C] uk   /ˈθɪm.bl̩/ us  
a small cover, usually made of metal or plastic, worn to protect the finger that pushes the needle when sewing
Translations of “thimble”
in Spanish dedal…
in French dé (à coudre)…
in German der Fingerhut…
in Chinese (Traditional) (縫紉用的)頂針,針箍…
in Russian наперсток…
in Turkish yüksük…
in Chinese (Simplified) (缝纫用的)顶针,针箍…
in Polish naparstek…
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