[ US /ˈfɪŋɡɝ/ ]
[ UK /fˈɪŋɡɐ/ ]
  1. indicate the fingering for the playing of musical scores for keyboard instruments
  2. search for on the computer
    I fingered my boss and found that he is not logged on in the afternoons
  3. examine by touch
    The customer fingered the sweater
    Feel this soft cloth!
  4. feel or handle with the fingers
    finger the binding of the book
  1. one of the parts of a glove that provides covering for a finger or thumb
  2. any of the terminal members of the hand (sometimes excepting the thumb)
    her fingers were long and thin
  3. the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure
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How To Use finger In A Sentence

  • The baby grows fine hair, fingernails and teeth, and the eyes open and close.
  • The terrestrial planets in our solar system all have very specific spectroscopic fingerprints that tell us quite a bit about their atmospheres.
  • OK, the steering is a little foggy, but the wheel unquestionably feels pleasant under the fingers. Times, Sunday Times
  • In the receding angle below the chin is the hyoid bone, and the finger can be carried along the bone to the tip of the greater cornu, which is on a level with the angle of the mandible: the greater cornu is most readily appreciated by making pressure on one side, when the cornu of the opposite side will be rendered prominent and can be felt distinctly beneath the skin. XII. Surface Anatomy and Surface Markings. 1. Surface Anatomy of the Head and Neck
  • After Colette left he cleared his throat and looked through a newspaper, his long fingers scrabbling a bit at the pages.
  • It is the way they keep their finger on the pulse and keep in touch with their audience.
  • Once cool, release and tease hair with your fingers. The Sun
  • Ditch your mascara, use your fingers rather than a brush and don't forget to smudge your lipstick. Times, Sunday Times
  • There are five fingers on each hand.
  • My fingertips at this point were being sliced to the bone on the cheesewire strings but with usual English politeness i ploughed on now wanting fiona to hurray up. TravelPod.com Recent Updates
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