American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Of a pink color; somewhat pink.
- Winking; blinking; pink-eyed.
- n. A narrow-sterned boat; a pink Also pinkie.
- Of eyes, narrow; drooping.
- Small, in general; very small: as, a pinky ring; the pinky finger.
- n. The little finger.
- n. The smallest finger or toe of a hand or foot.
- adj. Pinkish.
- n. uncountable, historical, slang, Australia Methylated spirits mixed with red wine or Condy's crystals.
- n. A baby mouse, especially when used as food for a snake, etc.
- n. offensive, slang, ethnic slur A white person.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Naut.) See 1st pink.
- n. the finger farthest from the thumb
- pink + -y (Wiktionary)
“Nosal also said Saturday the tip of his pinky is starting to grow back.”
“And observe the pinky is posied to show he is a trooper of impecable manners.”
“Now, assuming that the position of a pinky is a highly accurate predictor of shooting ability, and that skilled players know this on some level, have they also learned to get their pinkies into the right position when they shoot?”
“The Maid of the Mist was stuck on ground, so with a little push of my fingers (not my pinky, that is solely reserved for afternoon yea), I launched the boat away from land and into the Niagara gorge.”
“Bethany and her husband said their "I do's" over a pinky swear because, as she said, "you NEVER break a pinky promise.”
“Dr.J. J.seph Kim, president and CEO, stated, "Our development team has been working diligently to bring about a 'pinky'-sized clinic-ready device.”
“Unfortunately, so adept is Fat Cyclist at contest curation and so slow am I at blogging that, before I could even put finger to keyboard I type with one finger--you know it as the "pinky," I call it my "special digit" to mention this, registration for the contest already filled up.”
“P.S. To the person called "pinky" in your comment you did not once say "Narf", "Zort" or "Blart" therefor, you sir, are not Pinky.”
“Mr Webb was doing something on the board but also eating a twix at the same time and oh he looked so cute, and when he eats he sticks his 'pinky' (little finger) up!”
“When I see you in winter, in furs, with your cheeks red, I think youre prettiest then, but when I see you in summer, in a straw hat and a shirtwaist and a duck skirt and white gloves and those little silver buckled slippers, and your rose-coloured parasol, and your cheeks not red but with a kind of pinky glow about them, then I see I must have been wrong about the winter!”
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