Definition of lay a finger on someone in English:

lay a finger on someone

  • Touch someone, especially with the intention of harming them.
    More example sentences
    • They'll say, lay a finger on me and you're straight in court.
    • ‘They haven't laid a finger on me, yet,’ he smirked.
    • Even though I physically bundled people out the door on a number of occasions, nobody ever laid a finger on me.
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