Examples of fingernail in a Sentence
I trimmed and filed my fingernails.
He had dirt under his fingernails.
Recent Examples of fingernail from the Web
After going to the doctor, she was diagnosed with melanoma in her thumb, resulting in the loss of her fingernail and a thick scar.
Fujiko Shiraga, wife of the paint-by-feet Kazuo Shiraga, is represented by five-foot-high drawings of layered rice paper that the artist has scratched with her fingernails or torn in different ways.
Inside her home after a night’s work, Susannah took her time showering the grime from her body and cleaning the dirt from her fingernails.
Heloise Dear Heloise: My fingernails weren’t strong enough to keep open those rings for keys, dog ID tags, etc.
On the day that everybody knew would be the last of the Morsi Presidency, Atiyat arrived with her fingernails painted in the colors of the Egyptian flag.
Her fingernails and toenails were painted bright red and her perfect set of baby teeth remained intact.
Tricky: Most robots don’t have fingernails, or friction-facilitating fingerpads that perfectly mimic ours.
The new avatar system includes new customization options such as fingernails, limbs, and moods.
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FINGERNAIL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of fingernail for English Language Learners
: the hard covering at the end of your fingers
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