forefinger

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noun fore·fin·ger \ˈfȯr-ˌfiŋ-gər\

15th Century

First Known Use of forefinger

15th century


FOREFINGER Defined for English Language Learners

forefinger

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noun fore·fin·ger \ˈfȯr-ˌfiŋ-gər\

Definition of forefinger for English Language Learners

  • : the finger that is next to the thumb


FOREFINGER Defined for Kids

forefinger

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noun fore·fin·ger \ˈfȯr-ˌfiŋ-gər\

Definition of forefinger for Students


Medical Dictionary

forefinger

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noun fore·fin·ger \-ˌfiŋ-gər\

Medical Definition of forefinger



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