Definition of Pinkie

1. Noun. The finger farthest from the thumb.

Exact synonyms: Little Finger, Pinky
Terms within: Musculus Abductor Digiti Minimi Manus
Generic synonyms: Minimus, Finger



Definition of Pinkie

1. Noun. (anatomy) A little finger, the finger furthest on a hand from the thumb. ¹

2. Noun. (anatomy less commonly) A little toe, the toe furthest on a foot from the thumb toe. ¹

3. Noun. (Australia South Australia) A bilby. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Pinkie

1. the little finger [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pinkie

pink spots
pink ticket
pink wine
pinked
pinken
pinkened
pinkening
pinkens
pinker
pinkers
pinkest
pinkey
pinkeye
pinkeyes
pinkeys
pinkie (current term)
pinkier
pinkies
pinkiest
pinkify
pinking
pinking-shear
pinking shears
pinkings
pinkish
pinkishly
pinkishness
pinkishnesses
pinkly
pinkness

Literary usage of Pinkie

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1. The Historians' History of the World: A Comprehensive Narrative of the Rise by Henry Smith Williams (1907)
"The Baule of pinkie Somerset advanced from Berwick along the shore, ... But in three weeks after the battle of pinkie, Somerset recrossed the Tweed, ..."

2. History of England from the Fall of Wolsey to the Death of Elizabeth by James Anthony Froude (1881)
"... with " the professors of the Gospel," the heavy pikemen of the Lowlands, eight thousand strong, was leading ; Arran J. . ,&t>, J , '' of pinkie ..."

3. Memoir of Alexander Seton, Earl of Dunfermline, President of the Court of by George Seton (1882)
"By pinkie House oft let me walk, And muse o'er Nelly's charms ! ... It is generally believed that the principal portion of pinkie House, including the ..."

4. Poems of Places by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1876)
"pinkie. THE FIELD OF pinkie. William Glen. A LOVELY eve! as loath to quit a scene So beautiful, the parting sun smiles back From western ..."

5. Scotland by Walter Scott, Mayo Williamson Hazeltine (1899)
"... with England broken—Incursions of the English—Battle of Ancram Moor—Martyrdom of Wisheart— Murder of Cardinal Beaton—Battle of pinkie—Treaty of Marriage ..."

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