sticky fingers

noun

Definition of sticky fingers

informal
:a tendency to steal things

Word by Word Definitions

sticky play
  1. : adhesive

  2. : viscous, gluey

  3. : coated with a sticky substance

finger play fingers
  1. : any of the five terminating members of the hand : a digit of the forelimb

  2. : something that resembles a finger

  3. : a part of a glove into which a finger is inserted

  1. : to touch or feel with the fingers

  2. : to play (a musical instrument) with the fingers

  3. : to play (notes, chords, etc.) with a specific fingering


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