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[ゆび()]
yubi
noun

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[および()]
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English Meaning(s) for 指

noun
  1. finger; toe; digit

Definition and Synonyms for 指

Digit a finger or toe in human beings or corresponding body part in other vertebrates
Synonyms: さし,
Finger any of the terminal members of the hand (sometimes excepting the thumb)
Synonyms: さし, フィンガー, 一差し, 一指, 手指, 手の指,
Pollex the thick short innermost digit of the forelimb
Synonyms: さし, 拇指, , 親指
Toe forepart of a hoof
Synonyms: さし,
Digit the length of breadth of a finger used as a linear measure
Synonyms: さし, フィンガー,

Meanings for each kanji in 指

» finger; point to; indicate; put into; play (chess); measure (ruler)

Categories 指 is a member of

Body Part any part of an organism such as an organ or extremity
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Appendage an external body part that projects from the body
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Digit a finger or toe in human beings or corresponding body part in other vertebrates
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Finger any of the terminal members of the hand (sometimes excepting the thumb)
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Linear Unit a unit of measurement of length
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Extremity that part of a limb that is farthest from the torso
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Sample Sentences for 指

I had no feeling in my fingers.
They moved up and down the keys.
He can count up to ten with his fingers.
My hand is so numb with cold that I can't move my fingers.
This means that there are twice as many chopstick- and finger-users as fork-users.

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