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thumbs-up

[thuhmz-uhp] /ˈθʌmzˈʌp/
noun, Informal.
1.
an act, instance, or gesture of assent, approval, or the like.
Origin of thumbs-up
1920-1925
1920-25
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  • Nelda was at the wheel, and Gladys, beside her on the front seat, raised a white-gloved hand in the thumbs-up salute.

    Murder in the Gunroom Henry Beam Piper

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