Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of pinkie1.
  • n. Variant of pink3.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Pinkish.
  • n. Methylated spirits mixed with red wine or Condy's crystals.
  • n. A baby mouse, especially when used as food for a snake, etc.
  • n. A white person.
  • n. The smallest finger or toe of a hand or foot.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See 1st pink.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of a pink color; somewhat pink.
  • Winking; blinking; pink-eyed.
  • Of eyes, narrow; drooping.
  • Small, in general; very small: as, a pinky ring; the pinky finger.
  • n. The little finger.
  • n. A narrow-sterned boat; a pink Also pinkie.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the finger farthest from the thumb

Etymologies

pink +‎ -y (Wiktionary)
From Dutch pinkje (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Nosal also said Saturday the tip of his pinky is starting to grow back.

    Virginia Tech progress reports: offensive line

  • And observe the pinky is posied to show he is a trooper of impecable manners.

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  • 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?

    Method to March Madness

  • 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.

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  • Bethany and her husband said their "I do's" over a pinky swear because, as she said, "you NEVER break a pinky promise."

    Offbeat Bride

  • 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.

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  • 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.

    Cracks in the Sidewalk: The Future of Bike-Sharing

  • 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.

    Keep On Darthin' In The Free World

  • 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!

    fuct-up-girl Diary Entry

  • “When I see you in winter, in furs, with your cheeks red, I think you’re 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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