thumber

[thuhm-er]

noun Informal.

a hitchhiker.

Nearby words

  1. thumb knot,
  2. thumb one's nose,
  3. thumb piano,
  4. thumb-index,
  5. thumb-sucker,
  6. thumbhole,
  7. thumbikin,
  8. thumbkin,
  9. thumbnail,
  10. thumbnail sketch

Origin of thumber

First recorded in 1930–35; thumb + -er1

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