简明英汉词典

thumb
[WQm]
n.
拇指
vt.
以拇指拨弄, 笨拙处理, 弄坏, 翻阅, 作搭车手势
vi.
用拇指翻书页

美国传统词典[双解]

thumb
thumb
AHD:[th?m]
D.J.[G(m]
K.K.[G(m]
n.(名词)

(1)

The short thick digit of the human hand, next to the index finger and opposable to each of the other four digits.
拇指:人手上邻近食指且可与其它四指相对的短而粗的手指

(2)

A corresponding digit in other animals, especially primates.Also called pollex
趾:其他动物尤指灵长目动物相对应的趾头也作 pollex

(3)

The part of a glove or mitten that covers the thumb.
(手套的)拇指部分:手套或连指手套覆盖拇指的部分

(4)

Architecture An ovolo.
【建筑学】 馒形饰
v.(动词)
thumbedthumb.ingthumbs
v.tr.(及物动词)

(1)

To scan (written matter) by turning over pages with or as if with the thumb.
翻阅,翻查:用或似用拇指翻动(书写物的)纸张以浏览

(2)

To disarrange, soil, or wear by careless or frequent handling.
(用拇指)弄坏,弄脏:由于不细心或经常的使用而弄乱、弄脏或磨损

(3)

Informal To solicit (a ride) from a passing vehicle by signaling with the thumb.
【非正式用语】 要求搭便车:向路过的车辆坚起拇指请求搭车
v.intr.(不及物动词)

(1)

To scan written matter by turning over pages with or as if with the thumb:
翻阅,翻查:用或似用拇指翻动书写物的纸张以浏览:
thumbed through the latest issue of the magazine.
翻阅最近的一期杂志

(2)

Informal To hitchhike.
【非正式用语】 要求搭便车

习惯用语

all thumbs
Lacking physical coordination, skill, or grace; clumsy.
笨拙的:缺少身体上的协调、技能或风度的;笨拙的

thumb (one's) nose
To express scorn or ridicule by or as if by placing the thumb on the nose and wiggling the fingers.
作蔑视的手势:把或似把拇指放在鼻子上并摆动其它手指以表示批评或嘲弄

thumbs down
An expression of rejection, refusal, or disapproval.
反对:否决、拒绝或反对的表示

thumbs up
An expression of approval, success, or hope.
刮刮叫:赞同、成功或希望的表示

under (one's) thumb
Under the control of someone; subordinate to.
处于某人的控制下;受制于

语源

(1)

Middle English
中古英语

(2)

from Old English th?a * see teu-
源自 古英语 th?a *参见 teu-

基本词义

Thumb
Thumb
AHD:[th?m] General Tom
D.J.[G(m]
K.K.[G(m]
NONE(无词性)
See Charles Sherwood Stratton
参见 查尔斯·舌伍德 Stratton

现代英汉词典

thumb
[WQm]
n.

(1)

拇指

(2)

手套的拇指

习惯用语

stick out like a sore thumb
惹人注目;碍手碍脚

under sb.'s thumb
受他人的压制;受他人的支配;被人牵着鼻子走

词性变化

thumb
vt.

(1)

用拇指翻阅

(2)

向(过路的汽车)竖起拇指要求搭车

现代英汉综合大辞典

thumb
[WQm]
n.

(1)

拇指

(2)

手套的拇指部分
There is a hole in the thumb of his mitten.
他的手套的姆指上有个洞。

词性变化

thumb
[WQm]
vt.

(1)

(用拇指)弄坏, 弄脏

(2)

翻阅

(3)

笨手笨脚地做; 笨拙地弹(乐器或乐曲等)

(4)

翘起拇指要求搭车

(5)

(用拇指)摸, 压, 撅
thumb the nose at
[美]嗤之以鼻
The books were badly thumbed.
那些书因被翻阅过多而弄得很脏。

继承用法

thumbhole
[`WQmhEJl]
n.
供拇指插入的孔, 拇指孔

thumbkin
n.
一种夹拇指的刑具

thumbmark
[`WQmmB:k]
n.
留于书页上的指痕

thumbnail
n.
拇指的指甲; 极短之物, 很小的东西; 微型画, 略图

词性变化

thumb
[WQm]
adj.
小型的, 简略[短]的, 简明的; 象拇指样大的

thumbprint
n.
拇指印[纹]; [美俚]个人的性格特征

thumbrest
n.
拇指凹槽, 拇指座

thumbring
n.
套在拇指上刻有私章的戒指; 剑把上的拇指环

thumbrope
n.
手捻草绳

thumbscrew
[5WQmskru:]
n.
指旋螺丝, 翼形螺钉

thumbs-down
[`WQmzdaJn]
n.
[俗]反对, 不允许

thumbstall
[`WQmstR:l]
n.
一种皮制的拇指套; 炮兵用的拇指防护垫

thumbtack
[`WQmtAk]
n.
图钉

thumbless
adj.

thumblike
adj.

习惯用语

be all thumbs
笨手笨脚

bite the [one's] thumb at
蔑视

count one's thumbs
消磨时间

fash one's thumb (about)
[苏]使自己烦恼, 使自己为难

green thumb
园艺技能

keep one's thumb on
保守...的秘密

stick out like a sore thumb
显得十分不自然; 惹人注目

Tom T-
(童话里的)“大拇指”, 侏儒, 矮子

turn up [down] the thumbs
表示赞成[反对]

twiddle [twirl] one's thumbs
无聊; 抚弄两手的大姆指消磨时间

under sb.'s thumbs
受人支配; 受人压制

weigh the thumb
[美俚]压称杆

whistle on one'sthumb
[苏](在失望中作出毫无意义的小动作)聊以自慰

thumb it
(要求)搭乘顺路的车

thumb through
翻阅一遍

Thumbs down!
差劲儿; 不中用; 表示反对或拒绝的手势

Thumbs up!
刮刮叫, 好哇, 要得; 别灰心!

[七国语言]英汉生物学大词典

thumb
大拇指

[七国语言]英汉医学大词典

thumb
拇指

美国传统词典

thumb
thumb
AHD:[th?m]
D.J.[G(m]
K.K.[G(m]
n.

(1)

The short thick digit of the human hand, next to the index finger and opposable to each of the other four digits.

(2)

A corresponding digit in other animals, especially primates.Also called pollex

(3)

The part of a glove or mitten that covers the thumb.

(4)

Architecture An ovolo.
v.
thumbed, thumb.ing, thumbs
v.tr.

(1)

To scan (written matter) by turning over pages with or as if with the thumb.

(2)

To disarrange, soil, or wear by careless or frequent handling.

(3)

Informal To solicit (a ride) from a passing vehicle by signaling with the thumb.
v.intr.

(1)

To scan written matter by turning over pages with or as if with the thumb:
thumbed through the latest issue of the magazine.

(2)

Informal To hitchhike.

习惯用语

all thumbs
Lacking physical coordination, skill, or grace; clumsy.

thumb (one's) nose
To express scorn or ridicule by or as if by placing the thumb on the nose and wiggling the fingers.

thumbs down
An expression of rejection, refusal, or disapproval.

thumbs up
An expression of approval, success, or hope.

under (one's) thumb
Under the control of someone; subordinate to.

语源

(1)

Middle English

(2)

from Old English th?a * see teu-

基本词义

Thumb
Thumb
AHD:[th?m] General Tom
D.J.[G(m]
K.K.[G(m]
NONE
See Charles Sherwood Stratton

[名词委审定]英汉人体解剖学名词(1991)

thumb
拇指

英汉地质大词典

thumb
n.经验方式

英汉化学大词典

thumb
n.大拇指;vt.用拇指摸,揿,压

英汉海运大词典

thumb
姆指

基本词义

thumb
拇指

英汉计算机大词典

thumb
n.大拇指;vt.用拇指摸(揿,压)

英汉机械大词典

thumb
n.拇指

英汉建筑大词典

thumb
n.馒形饰

英汉农牧林大词典

thumb
n.拇指,指状突,经验方式

英汉汽车大词典

thumb
n.搭车手势

英汉医学大词典

thumb
n.拇,拇指

英汉中医大词典

thumb
n.拇指,拇,拇指

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