EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR THUMB

He's under that woman's thumb, of course, and she's told him he mustn't say a word.

The boy pointed with his thumb to the door of the cashier's office.

By the awkwardness of the unpacker, the statue's thumb was broken.

"All gettee out," he said, jerking his thumb in the direction of the court of mystery.

She keeps Jenkins under her thumb, just as Galloway keeps me.

At length he asked, as he pointed his thumb towards the road.

The girl listlessly ran the leaves of the book past the edge of her thumb.

He indicated the third person by a downward thrust of the thumb to the box on which they sat.

Wat's thumb was raised to his nose in an immemorial gesture.

The dog-musher indicated White Fang with a backward thrust of his thumb.

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