Simple Definition of thumbs–down
: a gesture in which you hold your hand out with your thumb pointed down in order to say no, to show disapproval, etc.
Full Definition of thumbs–down
: an instance or gesture of rejection, disapproval, or condemnation
First Known Use of thumbs–down
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