index finger

WIndex finger
  • The index finger, (also referred to as forefinger, pointer finger, trigger finger, digitus secundus, digitus II, and many other terms), is the first finger and the second digit of a human hand.
  • "Index finger" literally means "pointing finger", from the same Latin source as indicate; its anatomical names are "index finger" and "second digit".
index finger
index finger

    Definition of index finger in English Dictionary

  • NounPLindex fingers
    1. the forefinger.
    2. More Examples
      1. Used in the Ending of Sentence
        • Big whoopee doo,” she said, making a circle in the air with her index finger.
    • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
      1. Nouns
        • Countable nouns
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      Meaning of index finger for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this idiom "index finger" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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