What does pinky mean?

Definitions for pinky
ˈpɪŋ kipinky

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. little finger, pinkie, pinkynoun

    the finger farthest from the thumb


  1. pinkynoun

    Methylated spirits mixed with red wine or Condy's crystals.

  2. pinkynoun

    A baby mouse, especially when used as food for a snake, etc.

  3. pinky

    A white person.

  4. pinkynoun

    The smallest finger or toe of a hand or foot.

  5. pinkyadjective



  1. pinky

    A pinky is the smallest finger on the human hand, located opposite the thumb. This term is commonly used in English-speaking countries. It can also be called the "little finger" or "baby finger".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pinkynoun

    see 1st Pink


  1. Pinky

    Pinky is a 1949 American drama film starring Jeanne Crain, Ethel Barrymore, Ethel Waters, and Nina Mae McKinney. The film was adapted from the Cid Ricketts Sumner novel Quality by Philip Dunne and Dudley Nichols and directed by Elia Kazan. The film is about light-skinned, African-American nursing student, Patricia "Pinky" Johnson, passing for a Caucasian. Pinky was released by Twentieth Century Fox to both critical acclaim and controversy.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pinky in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pinky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of pinky in a Sentence

  1. Brett Callow:

    Certain ransomware groups pinky-promised not to attack healthcare providers during the pandemic but, unsurprisingly, they didn't adhere to that, there's absolutely no reason to believe that untrustworthy bad faith actors will stick to their word or that they can even necessarily control their affiliates. The fact that a single group has said it will avoid attacks on critical infrastructure is neither a good sign nor a bad one. It's a meaningless nothing-burger.

  2. Erin Tuttle:

    I would give up my right pinky if any of these states come up with standards that are substantially different from Common Core.

  3. Dirk Parker:

    This happened on St. Patrick's Day week, being Irish, it must have been the luck of the Irish that helped me find Pinky again on the second day.

  4. Stevie Nicks:

    We were very protective of each other. We made a pact, in the very beginning, that we would never be treated with disrespect by all the male musicians in the community, and we really stuck to it. I think we did the pinky swear thing that, if we ever feel like we're being treated like that, we would just get up and walk out — and we did. We would just say.

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causing disapproval or protest
  • A. obnoxious
  • B. disjointed
  • C. sought
  • D. opaque

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