Traducción de "finger" - Diccionario Inglés-Español


noun uk /ˈfɪŋ·ɡər/ us /ˈfɪŋ·ɡər/

A2 one of the five long parts at the end of your hand

cross your fingers

to hope that things will happen in the way that you want them to

tocar madera
Let’s keep our fingers crossed that it doesn’t rain.
not lift a finger

to not help someone do something, usually because you are too lazy

no mover un dedo
He never lifts a finger to help with the housework.
be all fingers and thumbs UK US be all thumbs

to be very awkward with your hands

ser un manazas
Can you untangle this thread for me? I’m all fingers and thumbs today.
verb uk /ˈfɪŋ·ɡər/ us /ˈfɪŋ·ɡər/

to touch or feel something with your fingers

toquetear con los dedos

(Traducción de "finger" del Diccionario de Cambridge Inglés-Español © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈfiŋɡə/

one of the five end parts of the hand, sometimes excluding the thumb

She pointed a finger at the thief.

the part of a glove into which a finger is put.


anything made, shaped, cut etc like a finger

a finger of toast.
fingernail noun

the nail at the tip of the finger

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.

(Traducción de "finger" del PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)