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butterfingered

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adjective but·ter·fin·gered \-ˌfiŋ-gərd\

Definition of butterfingered

  1. :  apt to let things fall or slip through the fingers :  careless

but·ter·fin·gers play \-gərz\ noun plural but singular or plural in construction


Examples of butterfingered

  1. <I'm so butterfingered this morning—I keep dropping things.>



1615

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1615


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