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forefinger Line breaks: fore|fin¦ger
Pronunciation: /ˈfɔːfɪŋɡə/

Definition of forefinger in English:


The finger next to the thumb; the first or index finger.
Example sentences
  • 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.

Words that rhyme with forefinger

gravedigger • ladyfinger
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