- the first finger next to the thumb.
Origin of forefinger
Examples from the Web for forefingers
Historical Examples of forefingers
I shut my eyes, rubbed them with my forefingers, and again let in the light.A Daughter of Raasay
William MacLeod Raine
The forefingers represent the two spouses; the hands the two families.Ifugao Law
R. F. Burton
Bison, female: Curve the two forefingers, place them on the sides of the head, and move them several times.
Sun: Form a small circle with the forefingers and hold them toward heaven.
The Master places the two forefingers of his right hand on his lips.The Mysteries of Free Masonry
- the finger next to the thumbAlso called: index finger
- index finger