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
The sink stopper had clunked down, permanently closed, so some idiot (probably me) had yanked it out by his fingernails and placed it to the side.
Ticks should never be crushed with the fingernails.
Testing would later confirm that Holmes’ DNA was on the fingernails of the victim, prosecutors said.
No one who has watched this weekend had any fingernails left anyway.
This is where the fingernails change shape, becoming thicker and wider, due to more tissue being produced.
Gianluigi Buffon, Andrea Barzagli and Giorgio Chiellini should have been furrowing their brows, gritting their teeth, clinging by their fingernails.
In a snap shared to Instagram by Willis' wife Emma Heming Willis, Bruce is seen sitting patiently while his daughter Mabel Ray diligently decorates her dad's fingernails with stickers.
Drugging a devil is no easier and no harder than cutting her baby’s fingernails.
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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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