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Translation of "finger" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /ˈfiŋɡə/
one of the five end parts of the hand, sometimes excluding the thumb dedo She pointed a finger at the thief.
the part of a glove into which a finger is put. dedo
anything made, shaped, cut etc like a finger dedo a finger of toast.
fingernail noun
the nail at the tip of the finger uña I need to cut my fingernails.
fingerprint noun
the mark made by the tip of the finger, often used by the police etc as a means of identification huella dactilar, huella digital The thieves carelessly left fingerprints everywhere.
fingertip noun
the very end of a finger punta del dedo, yema del dedo He cut his fingertip by accident while preparing the salad.
be all fingers and thumbs / my etc fingers are all thumbs
to be very awkward or clumsy in handling or holding things ser torpe He was so excited that his fingers were all thumbs and he dropped the cup.
have (something) at one’s fingertips
to know all the details of (a subject) thoroughly saberse algo al dedillo He has the history of the firm at his fingertips.
have a finger in the pie / in every pie
to be involved in everything that happens estar metido en todo She likes to have a finger in every pie in the village.
put one’s finger on
to point out or describe exactly; to identify dar en el clavo She put her finger on the cause of our financial trouble.
(Definition of finger from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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