What does opposable mean?

Definitions for opposable
əˈpoʊ zə bəlop·pos·able

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. opposable, apposable(adj)

    capable of being placed opposite to something

    "the thumb is opposable to the forefinger"

Wiktionary

  1. opposable(Adjective)

    Capable of being opposed or resisted.

  2. opposable(Adjective)

    Capable of being placed opposite something else.

    The thumb is opposable to the forefinger.

How to pronounce opposable?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say opposable in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of opposable in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of opposable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of opposable in a Sentence

  1. Jeffrey Vlaming:

    CHRIS The bane and blessing of human nature. That old cat killer, curiosity. Something so deeply embedded in our psyches that it screams to us from ancient myths of Pandora. Eve. Lot's wife. JOEL Eve lost paradise, Lot's wife was turned into a pillar of salt. Knowledge doesn't come cheap my friend. CHRIS Good or bad, curiosity is woven into our DNA like tonsils or like the opposable thumb. It's the fire under the ass of the human experience

Images & Illustrations of opposable

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