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Definition of Idiomatic Expressions

Meaning of thumbs up


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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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