Associations to the word «Finger»

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Wiktionary

FINGER, noun. (anatomy) One of the long extremities of the hand, sometimes excluding the thumb.
FINGER, noun. A piece of food resembling such an extremity.
FINGER, noun. Anything that does work of a finger, such as the pointer of a clock or watch, or a small projecting rod, wire, or piece in a mechanical device which is brought into contact with an object to effect, direct, or restrain a motion.
FINGER, noun. (also finger pier) A walkway extending from a dock, an airport terminal, etc, used by passengers to board a waiting ship or aeroplane.
FINGER, noun. An amount of liquid, usually alcohol, in a glass, with the depth of a finger's length.
FINGER, noun. The breadth of a finger, or the fourth part of the hand; a measure of nearly an inch; also, the length of finger, a measure in domestic use in the United States, of about four and a half inches or one eighth of a yard.
FINGER, noun. Skill in the use of the fingers, as in playing upon a musical instrument.
FINGER, verb. (transitive) To identify or point out. Also put the finger on. To report to or identify for the authorities, rat on, rat out, squeal on, tattle on, turn in, to finger.
FINGER, verb. (transitive) To poke or probe with a finger or fingers.
FINGER, verb. (transitive) To use the fingers to penetrate and sexually stimulate one's own or another person's vagina or anus; to fingerbang
FINGER, verb. (transitive) (music) To use specified finger positions in producing notes on a musical instrument.
FINGER, verb. (transitive) (music) To provide instructions in written music as to which fingers are to be used to produce particular notes or passages.
FINGER, verb. (transitive) (computing) To query (a user's status) using the Finger protocol.
FINGER, verb. (obsolete) To steal; to purloin.
FINGER, verb. To execute, as any delicate work.
FINGER, proper noun. A surname​.
FINGER, proper noun. A city in Tennessee.
FINGER BAR, noun. The horizontal bar, carrying slotted spikes, or fingers, through which the vibratory knives of mowing and reaping machines play.
FINGER BOWL, noun. A small bowl of warm water placed at each seat at a fancy dinner for the guests to rinse their fingers with between courses.
FINGER BOWLS, noun. Plural of finger bowl
FINGER BUFFET, noun. A buffet where finger food is served.
FINGER BUFFETS, noun. Plural of finger buffet
FINGER BUN, noun. A long sweat baked bun topped with icing.
FINGER FOOD, noun. Food that can be eaten with one's hands, as opposed to requiring utensils; often appetizers and snacks.
FINGER FOODS, noun. Plural of finger food
FINGER FUCK, noun. The act of using or inserting one's fingers into another person's genitalia, anus, or other part of the body to stimulate them sexually.
FINGER FUCK, verb. To insert a finger into a person's genitalia, anus, or other part of the body to stimulate them sexually.
FINGER FUCKING, verb. Present participle of finger fuck
FINGER FUCKS, noun. Plural of finger fuck
FINGER IN THE DYKE, noun. (figurative) An attempt to delay a worse consequence from occurring.
FINGER JOINT, noun. (construction) (woodworking) A joint, usually glued, in which multiple integral protrusions are fit into mating slots, used especially for manufacturing long moldings.
FINGER MILLET, noun. A plant, Eleusine coracana, grown as a cereal in parts of Africa and Asia
FINGER ON THE PULSE, noun. An active interest in the latest developments (of some topic).
FINGER PAD, noun. The fleshy underside of the end of the finger
FINGER PAINT, verb. To paint using fingerpaint.
FINGER PAINTED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of finger paint
FINGER PAINTING, noun. The technique of painting using the fingers instead of a brush.
FINGER PAINTING, noun. A painting made using this technique.
FINGER PAINTING, verb. Present participle of finger paint
FINGER PAINTINGS, noun. Plural of finger painting
FINGER PAINTS, verb. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of finger paint
FINGER PIANO, noun. Synonym of thumb piano.
FINGER PIANOS, noun. Plural of finger piano
FINGER RING, noun. A ring (often ornamental and/or precious) designed to be worn on a finger.
FINGER RINGS, noun. Plural of finger ring
FINGER SPIN, noun. (cricket) A style of bowling in which the bowler imparts spin to the ball by running his fingers down its side as he releases it; off spin for a right handed bowler and left arm orthodox spin for a left handed one
FINGER SPINNER, noun. (cricket) A bowler who specializes in finger spin
FINGER SPINNERS, noun. Plural of finger spinner
FINGER STEAK, noun. A small strip of battered and deep-fried steak.
FINGER STEAKS, noun. Plural of finger steak
FINGER STEEL, noun. A steel instrument for whetting a currier's knife.
FINGER TIGHT, adjective. (of a screwed connection) tightened using the fingers, and no tools, to a torque of about 1.7 to 2.3 Nm
FINGER WORK, noun. The movement or play of the fingers in executing something, especially in playing a musical instrument.

Dictionary definition

FINGER, noun. Any of the terminal members of the hand (sometimes excepting the thumb); "her fingers were long and thin".
FINGER, noun. The length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure.
FINGER, noun. One of the parts of a glove that provides covering for a finger or thumb.
FINGER, verb. Feel or handle with the fingers; "finger the binding of the book".
FINGER, verb. Examine by touch; "Feel this soft cloth!"; "The customer fingered the sweater".
FINGER, verb. Search for on the computer; "I fingered my boss and found that he is not logged on in the afternoons".
FINGER, verb. Indicate the fingering for the playing of musical scores for keyboard instruments.

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche