Definition of fingerspelling in English:


Syllabification: fin·ger·spell·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈfiNGgərˌspeliNG/

Entry from US English dictionary


  • A form of sign language in which individual letters are formed by the fingers to spell out words.

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