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  *指* | 指* | *指
finger / to point at or to / to indicate or refer to / to depend on / to count on / (of hair) to stand on end
HSK 4
HSK 5
(finger) ring
HSK 5
Tom Thumb (small person in folk tales)
thumb
thumb / big toe
the five fingers of one's hand
to refer in particular to
to make a general reference / to be used in a general sense
to count as number one (idiom); second to none / outstanding
middle finger
NASDAQ / National Association of Securities Dealers Automated Quotations, a computerized data system to provide brokers with price quotations for securities traded over the counter
the objects indicated / as pointed out
to give a thumbs-up / to express one's approval
a snap of the fingers / a short moment / in a flash / in the twinkling of an eye
index finger / (literary) mouths to feed
thumb
to make one's hair stand up in anger (idiom); to raise people's hackles
to hint at / to imply / sth hidden
to dip a finger (idiom); fig. to get one's finger in the pie / to get a share of the action / abbr. for 染指於鼎|染指于鼎
circular finger movement (in playing plucked instrument) / strumming
to mean / to imply
ring finger
especially / particularly
thumb / big toe
hand gesture in traditional dances (joined thumb and middle finger, the rest extended)
little finger / pinkie
to order with the chin / to indicate what one wants by facial gesture
ornamental thumb ring (originally a ring, often made from jade, worn by archers in ancient times to protect the right thumb when drawing a bowstring)
little finger
pitch-dark (idiom)
stock market index / share price index / abbr. for 股票指數|股票指数
Shanghai Stock Exchange (SSE) Composite Index
fat finger error (finance)
to refer to / metaphor
to face a thousand pointing fingers with a cool scowl (citation from Lu Xun) / to treat with disdain / to defy
variant of 扳指
to count on one's fingers
Shanghai composite index (stock market index)
as the arm moves the finger (idiom) / freely and effortlessly / to have perfect command of
variant of 腳趾|脚趾
a snap of the fingers / a short moment / in a flash / in the twinkling of an eye
Dow Jones Industrial Average (abbr. for 道瓊斯指數|道琼斯指数)
self-reference
brachydactylism (genetic abnormality of short or missing fingers)
big toe
to give a thumbs-up
to squeeze the fingers (old form of torture)
USB flash drive / see also 閃存盤|闪存盘
index finger
index finger
index finger


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