Thumbnail vs Fingernail - What's the difference?

thumbnail | fingernail |

Thumbnail is a related term of fingernail.


As nouns the difference between thumbnail and fingernail

is that thumbnail is the fingernail on the thumb while fingernail is the hard, flat translucent covering near the tip of a human finger, useful for scratching and fine manipulation.

As a verb thumbnail

is to describe concisely.

thumbnail

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • The fingernail on the thumb.
  • A rough sketch (e.g., the size of one's thumbnail).
  • (chiefly, computing) A small picture, used as a compact representation of a larger image.
  • See also

    * (3): icon, thumbshot

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To describe concisely.
  • fingernail

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The hard, flat translucent covering near the tip of a human finger, useful for scratching and fine manipulation.
  • Meronyms

    * cuticle * quick