Definition of index finger in English:

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index finger

noun

The finger next to the thumb; the forefinger.
Example sentences
  • There was a faint scar that sloped gently downwards from her index finger to her little finger.
  • He holds up his right hand, his index finger and thumb forming a circle.
  • He taught me how to steady the nail by holding it between my thumb and my index finger.

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