from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n.pl. A person who tends to drop things.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. someone who is clumsy or uncoordinated; a klutz; someone who tends to drop things
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. someone who drops things (especially one who cannot catch a ball); a person who is butter-fingered.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who lets drop anything he ought to hold; a butter-fingered person; specifically, in base-ball and cricket, one who ‘muffs’ a ball.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. someone who drops things (especially one who cannot catch a ball)
Unfortuntely butterfingers is president, so staying there is probably more of a broken pottery situation than leaving at this point.
I used to play with my brothers at home, but they always called me 'butterfingers'; so I've quite given it up, and I won't even field for them now.
In the past, he has referred to one (Kwame Brown) as "butterfingers" and another (Vladimir Radmanovic) as a "space cadet."
In the past, he has referred to one Kwame Brown as "butterfingers" and another
: England goalkeeper Robert Air Force One Green dominated the headlines as a "butterfingers" after ...
Pakistan has had another attack of the 'butterfingers', costing the tourists the chance to put Australia, and captain Ricky Ponting in particular, under severe pressure on the opening day of the third Test at Bellerive Oval.
'butterfingers' as he brought up an unbeaten half-century to guide his team out of early trouble on the opening day of the third Test at Bellerive Oval.
'butterfingers' as he brought up only his second Test century on his home ground to guide his team out of early trouble on the opening day of the third Test at Bellerive Oval.
She was born with butterfingers and was a magnet for disaster, a one-woman wrecking ball.
The knife that precedes the bigger knife that precedes the spoon that precedes the flat fork, with stuff like that I'm all butterfingers
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