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English definition of “snap your fingers”

snap your fingers

to a make a noise by pushing your second finger hard against your thumb and then releasing it suddenly so that it hits the base of your thumb: He was snapping his fingers in time with the music.Gestures with the hands or arms
(Definition of snap your fingers from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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