butterfingers Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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butterfingersnoun [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 ​hotplates.
(Definition of butterfingers from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “butterfingers”
in Arabic مُهمِل…
in Korean 물건을 잘 떨어뜨리는 부주의한 사람…
in Portuguese mão-furada…
in Catalan maldestre…
in Japanese よく物を落とす人, 不器用な人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 拿东西不稳的人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 拿東西不穩的人…
in Italian mani di ricotta/pastafrolla…
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