[fing-ger-tip] /ˈfɪŋ gərˌtɪp/
the or end of a .
a covering used to protect the end joint of a .
extending to the fingertips, as a coat, veil, etc.:
a fingertip jacket.
at one’s fingertips,
to one’s fingertips, thoroughly; perfectly:
She was a politician to her fingertips.
the end joint or tip of a finger
another term for fingerstall
at one’s fingertips, readily available and within one’s mental grasp
1824, from finger (n.) + tip (n.). Related: Fingertips.
fingertip fin·ger·tip (fĭng’gər-tĭp’)
The extreme end or tip of a finger.
see: at one’s fingertips
- Fingertip search
noun 1. a detailed search made by passing the fingers over the scene of a crime or incident
- Finger-to-finger test
finger-to-finger test n. A test for coordination of the arms and hands in which an individual is asked to bring the index fingers together.
- Finger trouble
noun 1. (computing) trouble caused by operator error, such as striking the wrong key
noun, Hairdressing. 1. a wave set by impressing the fingers into hair dampened by lotion or water. noun 1. (hairdressing) a wave set in wet hair by using fingers and comb only noun Giving someone the finger: she gave him the finger wave when he turned away