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noun as in index finger

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Place your hand on one edge of the skin, and using your thumb and forefinger, pinch the edge of the skin and lift it off the meat.

The glove has ­touchscreen-compatible panels on the thumb and forefinger.

The emphasis was his: a high quivering shout, a forefinger stabbing upward.

There is more of the uplifted forefinger and the reiterated point than I should have allowed myself in an essay.

A muscle twitched in his corded neck; Arnold eased his long frame into a chair, rubbed thumb and forefinger at his eyes.

Then Sogrange's voice and the beat of his forefinger upon the table stiffened him into sudden alertness.

The garon laughed; held up one hand, with the forefinger crooked.

Meanwhile Carie talked busily to herself, gesticulating with one small forefinger.


On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to forefinger, such as: digit, pointer, and first finger.

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