What does pinky mean?

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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


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. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Without spring, life would be much less pinky!

  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. 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.

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a decorative musical accompaniment (often improvised) added above a basic melody
  • A. descant
  • B. fluster
  • C. abet
  • D. lucubrate

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