1. hitchhike, hitch, thumb, ride

usage: travel by getting free rides from motorists

2. flick, flip, thumb, riffle, leaf, riff, peruse

usage: look through a book or other written material; "He thumbed through the report"; "She leafed through the volume"

3. finger, thumb, touch

usage: feel or handle with the fingers; "finger the binding of the book"


1. thumbed, worn (vs. new)

usage: (of pages) worn or soiled by thumb and fingers by frequent handling or turning; "well-thumbed pages of the dictionary"

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