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under one thumb

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  • as inoppressed
  • as insubservient
  • as inhenpecked
  • as indowntrodden
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Synonyms for under one thumb

adj downtrodden
  • abused
  • destitute
  • distressed
  • enslaved
  • exploited
  • helpless
  • persecuted
  • burdened
  • maltreated
  • mistreated
  • suppressed
  • tormented
  • tyrannized
  • a slave to
  • abject
  • at one's feet
  • at one's mercy
  • have-not
  • subservient
  • under one's thumb
  • underfoot

More words related to under one thumb

downtrodden

adjective. afflicted, abused

henpecked

adjective. dominated by one's wife

oppressed

adjective. downtrodden

subservient

adjective. extremely compliant
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