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synonyms for thumbed

  • address
  • advise
  • feel
  • greet
  • accost
  • beseech
  • confer
  • consult
  • entreat
  • implore
  • plead
  • propose
  • supplicate
  • thumb
  • tumble
  • appeal to
  • apply to
  • feel one out
  • give a play
  • give a tumble
  • make advance
  • make overture
  • make up to
  • sound out
  • speak to
  • take aside
  • talk to
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antonyms for thumbed

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  • answer
  • depart
  • distance
  • go away
  • leave
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          How to use thumbed in a sentence

          It was a history of the lives and trials of great criminals, and the pages were soiled and thumbed with use.
          OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
          Who will be ever thumbed over and spelled over as these have been?
          BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE - VOLUME 55, NO. 343, MAY 1844VARIOUS
          He jerked open the table drawer and fetched out a well-thumbed pack of cards, which he flung on the green cloth.
          CURSEDGEORGE ALLAN ENGLAND
          We are thumbed by the ages into what we are, and by no conscious inward effort can we in a day rethumb ourselves.
          REVOLUTION AND OTHER ESSAYSJACK LONDON
          The grin was even wider now and he actually chortled as he thumbed a button on his console.
          THE REPAIRMANHARRY HARRISON
          Again the soft lead was hopelessly blurred over, where the pages had been often thumbed, or perhaps crumbled and thrown aside.
          WHERE THE PAVEMENT ENDSJOHN RUSSELL
          He reached hesitantly toward the beam-gun, quickly thumbed the catch down to the lowest point, which was simple shock.
          THE COLORS OF SPACEMARION ZIMMER BRADLEY
          When Penny thumbed over the little stack of “folding money” she drew in her breath.
          GHOST BEYOND THE GATEMILDRED A. WIRT
          Dinner flagged (and froze) while he illustrated a point by reference to the much-thumbed pages.
          THE RIDDLE OF THE SANDSERSKINE CHILDERS
          Sometimes in winter when he did not have to go to sea he read one of the well-thumbed volumes by the aid of a tallow dip.
          THE FIRST CAPTUREHARRY CASTLEMON
          SYNONYM OF THE DAY
          OCTOBER 26, 1985
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