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thumbtack

thumb·tack

thumbtack

pronunciation:
thuhm taek
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition: a large-headed tack that can be pressed into place with a thumb, as into wood or cork.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: thumbtacked, thumbtacking, thumbtacks
definition: to attach or post with one or more thumbtacks.
similar words:
tack