Definitions

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  • adjective Resembling fingers in shape.

Etymologies

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finger +‎ -y

Examples

  • It was a fixture along East Coast and Appalachian streets and highways, where its display of fingery white flowers was a springtime delight.

    American chestnut tree may reach former heights

  • It was a fixture along East Coast and Appalachian streets and highways, where its display of fingery white flowers was a springtime delight.

    The mighty American chestnut tree, poised for a comeback

  • It was a fixture along East Coast and Appalachian streets and highways, where its display of fingery white flowers was a springtime delight.

    The mighty American chestnut tree, poised for a comeback

  • I used one of those fingery koosh ball things in my slow mo film as well!

    SprintCam v3 NAB 2009 showreel on Vimeo

  • Its cell walls become leaky enough to let the food flow in easily, and it sprouts fingery ingrowths, where it can store the food.

    Parasite Rex

  • Its cell walls become leaky enough to let the food flow in easily, and it sprouts fingery ingrowths, where it can store the food.

    Parasite Rex

  • Its cell walls become leaky enough to let the food flow in easily, and it sprouts fingery ingrowths, where it can store the food.

    Parasite Rex

  • I had not realized how intimidating the fingery shadows of the roots had been until they were gone.

    Renegade's Magic

  • Back and forth the gray thing swung, its front fingery paws twitching together as if steepled in prayer, the freak gazing on as if to hypnotize himself.

    Some Fun

  • Back and forth the gray thing swung, its front fingery paws twitching together as if steepled in prayer, the freak gazing on as if to hypnotize himself.

    Some Fun

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