Definition of forefinger in English:


Line breaks: fore|fin¦ger
Pronunciation: /ˈfɔːfɪŋgə


  • The finger next to the thumb; the first or index finger.
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    • He holds up his hand, the little finger and the forefinger extended.
    • She looked down at her left hand, the forefinger and thumb tattooed with gold, in a design much like a Signature.
    • They touch the knuckle of the forefinger on their right hand to their foreheads in salute.

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