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Definition of Idiomatic Expressions


What does thumbs up mean?

Meaning of idioms with examples...

thumbs up


The phrase thumbs upis an idiomatic expression that indicates satisfaction or approval.

This idiom refers to a common hand gesture achieved by a closed fist held with the thumb extended upward in approval.

The opposite is thumbs down. This indicates rejection or failure.


The audience gave the performance the thumbs-up.

This idiom is in the parts of the body category

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