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Synonyms for fingerˈfɪŋ gər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. finger(noun)

    any of the terminal members of the hand (sometimes excepting the thumb)

    "her fingers were long and thin"

    digit, finger's breadth, fingerbreadth

  2. finger, fingerbreadth, finger's breadth, digit(noun)

    the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure

    finger, figure, digit, finger's breadth, dactyl, fingerbreadth

  3. finger(verb)

    one of the parts of a glove that provides covering for a finger or thumb

    digit, finger's breadth, fingerbreadth

  4. finger, thumb(verb)

    feel or handle with the fingers

    "finger the binding of the book"

    hitch, hitchhike, leaf, thumb, flip, flick, feel, riff, finger, riffle

  5. feel, finger(verb)

    examine by touch

    "Feel this soft cloth!"; "The customer fingered the sweater"

    finger, feel, find, palpate, thumb, sense, experience

  6. finger(verb)

    search for on the computer

    "I fingered my boss and found that he is not logged on in the afternoons"

    feel, thumb

  7. finger(verb)

    indicate the fingering for the playing of musical scores for keyboard instruments

    feel, thumb

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. finger(v. a.)

    handle, touch

  2. finger(v. a.)

    play on (an instrument)

  3. finger(v. n.)

    use the fingers (in playing on an instrument)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

fingers, piece, pinky, digit, bird

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. finger

    Vox populi The finger

  2. finger

    Finger fuck

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