ladyfinger

[ley-dee-fing-ger]
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noun

a small, finger-shaped sponge cake.

Nearby words

  1. ladybeetle,
  2. ladybird,
  3. ladybird beetle,
  4. ladyboy,
  5. ladybug,
  6. ladyfish,
  7. ladyfy,
  8. ladykin,
  9. ladylike,
  10. ladylove

Origin of ladyfinger

First recorded in 1660–70; lady + finger

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British Dictionary definitions for ladyfinger

ladyfinger

lady's finger

noun

a small finger-shaped sponge cake
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