Definition of Thumbtacked

1. Verb. (past of thumbtack) ¹



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Definition of Thumbtacked

1. thumbtack [v] - See also: thumbtack

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Thumbtacked

thumbscrews
thumbshot
thumbshots
thumbshotted
thumbshotting
thumbsketch
thumbsketches
thumbstall
thumbstick
thumbsticks
thumbstroke
thumbstrokes
thumbsucker
thumbsuckers
thumbtack
thumbtacked (current term)
thumbtacking
thumbtacks
thumbwheel
thumbwheels
thumby
thump
thump-thump
thump-thumps
thump out
thumped
thumper
thumpers
thumping
thumpingly

Literary usage of Thumbtacked

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1. The Mount Vernon Street Warrens: A Boston Story, 1860-1910 by Martin Burgess Green (1880)
"... there were a few photographs thumbtacked to the wall, and one of them, the oldest, was of Sam Warren, seen at the helm of an old sloop.30 Brandeis and ..."

2. In a Family Way by Rochelle Hollander Schwab (1995)
"A calendar thumbtacked to the pasteboard wall of her office had the dates of future court appearances of women who'd been persuaded to file assault charges ..."

3. Architectural Rendering in Wash by Harold Van Buren Magonigle (1921)
"... as it comes from the jar, spread on with a knife blade and the joint thumbtacked down at the extreme ends until dry, when any paste that has squeezed ..."

4. A Man's World by Arthur Bullard (1912)
"While they were still storming me with questions, Norman went back to his work. He had a large sheet of drawing paper thumbtacked to the table and was ..."

5. A Man's World by Arthur Bullard (1912)
"While they were still storming me with questions, Norman went back to his work. He had a large sheet of drawing paper thumbtacked to the table and "was ..."

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