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pinkie | pinky

Meaning: the little finger

For example:

  • I hope I don't become one of those middle-aged men who wear too many necklaces and rings on their pinkies.

  • Louise sticks her pinky straight out when she drinks a cup of tea. Do you think she's trying to look high-class?

Quick Quiz:

If someone has had one of their pinkies cut off, they'll only have
  1. nine pinkies left
  2. nine toes left
  3. one pinkie left

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