"hop o’ my thumb" Definition

  1. an undersized person. From the story of that name. Portion of a set of phrases established for the benefit of the small, in which Tomtit, Little Breeches, Daniel Lambert, Sixfoot, Twentystun, &c., play a prominent part.

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Position in the dictionary: 1691 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: hop the twig, hopping giles, hoppo, hornswoggle, horrors, horse, horse chaunter, horse marine, horse nails, horse nails.
Previous words in the dictionary: hop merchant, hop, hooks, hookey walker!, hook um snivey, hook or by crook, hook it, hook, honour bright, honey blobs

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