thumbs-down

[ thuhmz-doun ]
/ ˈθʌmzˈdaʊn /
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noun Informal.

an act or instance of dissent, disapproval, etc.

Nearby words

  1. thumbnut,
  2. thumbpiece,
  3. thumbprint,
  4. thumbs down,
  5. thumbs up,
  6. thumbs-up,
  7. thumbscrew,
  8. thumbstall,
  9. thumbtack,
  10. thummim

Origin of thumbs-down

First recorded in 1885–90

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