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first finger

Line breaks: first fin¦ger

Definition of first finger in English:

noun

The finger next to the thumb; the forefinger; the index finger.
Example sentences
  • They should be knit with one finger, to allow free use of the first finger and thumb.
  • In the past few weeks I've noticed more and more tattoos on people's hands, between their thumb and first fingers.
  • He also described the fist with the thumb clenching the first finger as similar to how many people clench the bo (wooden staff).

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