Definition of thumbtack in English:
North American term for drawing pin.
- However, you can turn it into a more traditional screen by attaching panels of cloth to the back of the frames with a few thumbtacks or staples.
- There were a lot of maps scattered all over the floor, yet some were hanging on the walls with thumbtacks pinned on various strategic locations.
- Lighter objects can be hung with decorative pins or thumbtacks.
Definition of thumbtack in:
- US English dictionary
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