What does toenail mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. toenailverb

    the nail at the end of a toe

  2. toe, toenailverb

    drive obliquely

    "toe a nail"


  1. toenailnoun

    The thin, horny, transparent plate covering the upper surface of the end of a toe

  2. toenailverb

    To fasten two boards together by applying nails into both boards at a 45 degree angle.


  1. toenail

    A nail is a claw-like plate found at the tip of the fingers and toes on most primates. Nails correspond to the claws found in other animals. Fingernails and toenails are made of a tough protective protein called alpha-keratin, which is a polymer. Alpha-keratin is found in the hooves, claws, and horns of vertebrates.


  1. toenail

    A toenail is the hard, translucent plate made of keratin that covers and protects the sensitive tip of each toe on the human foot. It grows from a root or base underneath the skin, gradually hardening and extending outward over time.

Editors Contribution

  1. toenail

    A type of matter on the toe of an animal or human being.

    We love to keep our toenails clean and fresh.

    Submitted by MaryC on February 17, 2020  

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Anagrams for toenail »

  1. Oltenia

  2. elation

  3. alnoite

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of toenail in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of toenail in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of toenail in a Sentence

  1. Mary Burke:

    I would support someone's toenail if they can win, whoever it is, OK !

  2. Chris Kilham:

    Toenail fungus responds rather brilliantly to tamanu oil, if you put the oil on the nail, it will get rid of the fungus.

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