sticky fingers


: a tendency to steal things

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web Place a napkin at the bottom of each to help with sticky fingers and melted chocolate. Savanna Bous, Better Homes & Gardens, 31 Mar. 2023

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“Sticky fingers.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2023.

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