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English definition of “butterfingers”

butterfingers

noun [S] uk   /ˈbʌt.əˌfɪŋ.ɡəz/ us    /ˈbʌt̬.ɚˌfɪŋ.ɡɚz/ humorous
a person who drops things they are carrying or trying to catch: [as form of address] "Butterfingers!" she called as I dropped the hot plates.Inability and awkwardness
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