ladyfinger

[ ley-dee-fing-ger ]
/ ˈleɪ diˌfɪŋ gər /

noun

a small, finger-shaped sponge cake.

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Origin of ladyfinger

First recorded in 1660–70; lady + finger
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British Dictionary definitions for ladyfinger

ladyfinger

lady's finger

/ (ˈleɪdɪˌfɪŋɡə) /

noun

a small finger-shaped sponge cake
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