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Turkish translation of “thumb”

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thumb

noun [C]
 
 
/θʌm/
B1 the short, thick finger on the side of your hand that can touch the top of all your other fingers
baş parmak
The hand
→  See also a rule of thumb , have a green thumb , be under sb's thumb , stick/stand out like a sore thumb
Translations of “thumb”
in Korean 엄지 손가락…
in Arabic إبْهام…
in French pouce…
in Italian pollice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拇指…
in Russian большой палец…
in Polish kciuk…
in Spanish pulgar…
in Portuguese polegar…
in German der Daumen…
in Catalan polze…
in Japanese 親指…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拇指…
(Definition of thumb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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