English Sentences Focusing on Words and Their Word Families
The Word "Thumb" in Example Sentences
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887180	She has him under her thumb.	CK	1
294514	He accidentally hit his thumb with the hammer.	CK	1
1027239	Tom accidentally threw his thumb drive into the garbage.	CK	1
1095541	Tom caught a mosquito between his thumb and first finger.	CK	1
1028210	Tom played a waltz on the piano using only his thumbs and Mary was very impressed.	CK	1
261479	I'm all thumbs.	CM
2957260	Tom is sucking his thumb.	CK
303217	He seems to be all thumbs.	CK
2956758	Tom gave Mary a thumbs up.	CK
2544593	Tom gave Mary a thumbs-up.	CK
316384	He has her under his thumb.	CK
2956763	Tom gave Mary two thumbs up.	CK
258915	I'm all thumbs in the kitchen.	shanghainese
269858	I pricked my thumb with a needle.	CK
1176493	My grandmother has a green thumb.	paula_guisard
2956762	Tom gave Mary the thumbs up sign.	CK
3344232	Tom sticks out like a sore thumb.	Hybrid
3170742	Fortunately, I have a green thumb.	CK
2958291	Tom thumbed through an old magazine.	CK
3170721	It looks like you've got a green thumb.	CK
3324537	Tom won the thumb-wrestling competition.	Hybrid
2955454	Tom accidentally hit his thumb with a hammer.	CK
255671	I can't play the piano at all. I'm all thumbs.	CM
2640279	Tom deleted all the files off his thumb drive.	CK
319890	When it comes to making things, I'm all thumbs.	CM
3075171	Tom held the coin between his thumb and forefinger.	CK
300010	He picked up a butterfly between his thumb and forefinger.	Zifre
272499	I'm all thumbs when it comes to origami, or paper folding.	CM
62166	As a rule of thumb, you should plan on one pound of beef for every two guests.	CK