Recent Examples of index finger from the Web
The bullet struck the girl’s left index finger, which authorities say had to be amputated due to the wound.
The artist wants only to throw pottery, but the hand, which walks on its fingers and hovers in the air to gesture, keeps shaping his clay into a statue of itself, index finger pointing upward.
Pelicans guard Jrue Holiday stood, index finger and arm extended in the direction of Portland center Jusuf Nurkic, after a tip-dunk by Anthony Davis sent Nurkic sprawling to the court.
Mount of Jupiter Located at the base of the index finger (and above the Mount of Inner Mars), the Mount of Jupiter symbolizes confidence, ambition, and leadership.
On Tuesday, the Mets placed ace Noah Syndergaard on the 10-day disabled list with a strained ligament in his right index finger.
Using your index fingers, apply pressure on top of the bridge of the nose and work along the eyebrow deeply and slowly.
His right index finger was amputated following a fireworks accident on July 4, 2015.
Two-time Olympic gold medalist Steven Lopez arrived at the Houston Sports Awards dinner Thursday night with his right index finger bandaged after suffering a torn ligament, which is par for the course in a sport that involves punching and kicking.
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INDEX FINGER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of index finger for English Language Learners
: the finger next to the thumb
INDEX FINGER Defined for Kids
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