stub one's toe

Definition of stub one's toe

  1. :  to hurt one's toe by hitting it against something

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  stump

    :  a short piece remaining on a stem or trunk where a branch has been lost

    :  something made or worn to a short or blunt shape

  1. :  to grub up by the roots

    :  to clear (land) by grubbing out rooted growth

    :  to hew or cut down (a tree) close to the ground

  1. :  one of the terminal members of the vertebrate foot

    :  the fore end of a foot or hoof

    :  a terminal segment of a limb of an invertebrate

  1. :  to furnish with a toe

    :  to touch, reach, or drive with the toe

    :  to drive (something, such as a nail) obliquely

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a dividing ridge between drainage areas

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