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pinky

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[ ping-kee ]
/ ˈpɪŋ ki /
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noun, plural pink·ies.

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Origin of pinky

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1830–40; <Dutch pinkie, dialectal variant of pinkje, diminutive of pinkpink3

Definition for pinky (2 of 2)

pinky2
[ ping-kee ]
/ ˈpɪŋ ki /

noun, plural pink·ies.

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