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fingernoun [C]

 us   /ˈfɪŋ·ɡər/
any of the long, thin parts of the hand that bend and hold things, esp. one other than the thumb: I cut my finger when I was chopping onions. A finger is also a part of a glove (= piece of clothing for the hand) that covers a finger.

fingerverb [T]

 us   /ˈfɪŋ·ɡər/
to touch or feel something with the fingers: He fingered his watch nervously as he waited for the exam to begin. slang If you finger someone, you tell the police that the person is guilty of a crime.
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