finger post

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noun

a post with one or more directional signs, terminating in a pointed finger or hand.

Nearby words

  1. finger lakes,
  2. finger man,
  3. finger mark,
  4. finger paint,
  5. finger painting,
  6. finger puppet,
  7. finger reading,
  8. finger tight,
  9. finger trouble,
  10. finger wave

Origin of finger post

First recorded in 1775–85

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British Dictionary definitions for finger post

finger post

noun

a signpost showing a pointing finger or hand
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