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pinkie

noun pin·kie \ ˈpiŋ-kē \

Definition of pinkie

Origin and Etymology of pinkie

probably from Dutch pinkje small pink, diminutive of pink, from Middle Dutch pinke


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pinkie

noun \ ˈpiŋ-kē \
variants: or pinky

Definition of pinkie

plural pinkies

Origin and Etymology of pinkie

probably from Dutch pinkje, diminutive of pink little finger


PINKIE Defined for Kids

pinkie

noun pin·kie
variants: or pinky \ˈpiŋ-kē\

Definition of pinkie for Students

plural pinkies

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