[ fing-ger-poin-ting ]

  1. the imputation of blame or responsibility.

Words Nearby finger-pointing Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use finger-pointing in a sentence

  • It was from the church over in the town,—the big white church with the long finger pointing at the sky.

    Seven O'Clock Stories | Robert Gordon Anderson
  • My eyes followed his finger pointing through the far arched doorway to the control room.

    Valley of the Croen | Lee Tarbell
  • So windless was the air that the smoke remained like some solemn upraised finger pointing from earth to heaven.

    The Romance of His Life | Mary Cholmondeley
  • The whip should be held with the first finger pointing up the stick, and the lash under the second finger.

  • His long nose pointed accusingly toward Harper, like a finger pointing out a criminal.

    The 4-D Doodler | Graph Waldeyer