The-finger Sentence Examples
What are you going to do with the finger?
He told her they had found the finger and it later turning up missing.
He rose to leave and then added, Whatever the age of that skeleton, the facts still remain that someone swapped the bones, someone stole the finger and 'metalman29' was offering an inflated price for the mine.
Keep the finger as a souvenir.
Then this one snot-nose gives me the finger.Advertisement
Jenn's eyes went to the finger on his chest.
When he shifted, Jen leaned away with a coy smile and trailed the finger across his lower abdomen, moving around him.
Carmen explained what had happened and introduced Alex with a point of the finger.
Another type exists in Rhea and in the Anseriformes, greatly specialized by being spirally twisted and partly reversible like the finger of a glove.
Some have their legs or arms distorted by long continuance in one position; others have kept their hands clenched until the finger nails have pierced entirely through their hands.Advertisement
The simple siphon is used by filling it with the liquid to be decanted, closing the longer limb with the finger and plunging the shorter into the liquid; and it must be filled for each time of using.
In Bengal measurements were already abandoned by 1897, when the finger print system was adopted throughout British India.
Sand consists of grains of quartz or flint, the individual particles of which are large enough to be seen with the unaided eye or readily felt as gritty grains when rubbed between the finger and thumb.
An old theory is that it represents the hand, while X= io is the two hands with the finger tips touching.
Quick amputation of the finger is the best remedy of all if a large snake has bitten it.Advertisement
Touch the tray with the finger for an instant, and lift up the ebonite without letting the hand touch the tray a second time.
Rub the sheet of ebonite with flannel, lay it face downwards on one tray, touch that tray with the finger for a moment and lift up the ebonite sheet, rub it again, and lay it face downwards on the second tray and leave it there.
Let the canister be touched with the finger to discharge it perfectly.
The blanks are placed in the slide J and the lowest one is carried forward to the die in two successive movements of the " layer-on " K, a rod working backwards and forwards on a horizontal plate and actuating the finger L, fig.
Other notable falls are those of the Genesee at Portage and at Rochester, Trenton Falls, the Falls of Ticonderoga, and a multitude of falls and rapids in the Adirondack region and along the shores of the upper portions of the Finger Lakes.Advertisement
Thus, if a common glass-jar be struck so as to yield an audible sound, the existence of a motion of this kind may be felt by the finger lightly applied to the edge of the glass; and, on increasing the pressure so as to destroy this motion the sound forthwith ceases.
If it is touched in the middle with a feather, the edge of a card, or the finger nail, and bowed a quarter of the way along the octave, the first overtone comes out.
When a finger-glass (an inverted bell), is excited by passing the finger round the circumference, the tangential motion is primarily excited and the radial follows it.
Many of the smaller, useless shoots are rubbed out altogether; the best are allowed to grow perhaps a foot or more in length, and then either have the tips pinched out with the finger and thumb, or the ends may be cracked or broken, and allowed to hang down, but are not detached completely.
After Socrates he has indeed repeated the caution not to be too rash in discerning the finger of God; but his way of looking at things is throughout mean and rustic. Two souls inhabit his book; one, the better, is borrowed from Socrates; another, the worse, is his own.Advertisement
A touch of the finger will then often reduce them to quiet; but if the hoop be expanded, the included grease is so far attenuated as to lose its effect.
It was found that the method yielding the best results was to make incisions in the poppy-heads soon after sunrise, to collect the juice with the finger immediately after incision and evaporate it as speedily as possible, the colour of the opium being lighter and the percentage of morphia greater than when the juice was allowed to dry on the plant.
The box, I, has a hinged bottom with a projecting click finger which, as the box de - scends, plays idly over the staves of a ladder arc. When the weight is removed from the platform, the counterbalance, E, causes the finger, G, to run back to its zero position, carrying with it the finger M, and causing the click finger of the box, I, to trip open the bottom of the box and let the penny fall out.
For the sake of compactness and convenience of reading the extension of the springs, and consequently the load, is frequently indicated on a dial, by means of a small rack and pinion, which give motion to a finger on the dial-plate, but the regularity and correctness of the indications of the finger will depend upon the condition of the rackwork and upon the friction, and these will vary with the wear of the machine.
They omitted mentioning the finger bone but assured their guest they had strong that evidence the bones were different.
The Iraqi forces continue to exercise their legitimate right to self-defense and the Iraqi government justly points the finger at the aggressor.
There could be no doubt that that circlet of plain gold had once adorned the finger of a bride.
Test your skating skills in the cool Finger Board Skate Park and become an intrepid adventurer at the Finger Tips Chamber of Doom Party.
Note that the finger flexes from the first knuckle (MCP joint) and extends at the middle one (PIP joint ).
The testing strips and tiny needles for the finger pricker can be got on prescription.
Use the finger (nose to nose) technique and then the limp wrist.
When it is further remembered that the earlier telescopes were not provided with the modern slow motions in right ascension and that the Struves,, in their extensive labours among the double stars, used to complete their bisections of the fixed wire by a pressure of the finger on the side of the tube, one is puzzled whether more to wonder at such poor adaptation of means to ends or the patience and skill which, with such means, led to such results.'
Struve's skill as an observer was such that he used to complete the bisection on the fixed wire of the micrometer by a pressure of the finger on the side of the tube - a method of proved efficiency in such hands, but plainly indicative of the want of rigidity in the instrument and of the imperfection of the slow motions (see Micrometer).
An application of the finger for 20 or 30 seconds to the under surface of the vessel will then generate enough heat to lower appreciably the surface-tension, as is evidenced by the opening out of the dust and the formation of a bare spot perhaps r z in.
I then said to her with the finger alphabet, "wind fast," or "wind slow," holding her hands and showing her how to do as I wished.
His shriveled old hands were folded and on the finger of one of them Pierre noticed a large cast iron ring with a seal representing a death's head.
I'd finger-paint more, and point the finger less.
For hard-to-reach places, the finger brush slips over your index finger to gently remove plaque and food debris while massaging sensitive gums.
To indicate a finger, you can either use the number of the finger or a star (*).
Balfour even has a handy ring sizer that can be printed out and wrapped around the finger to determine what size ring to buy.
Visiting the Seneca Lake wineries is a great way to spend time in the Finger Lakes wine region of New York state.
The Glenora winery is located on Seneca Lake in the heart of the Finger Lakes wine country.
A trip to the Finger Lakes wine country should include a visit to Glenora Winery.
There are 16 wineries in the Finger Lakes region that are located along the Keuka Lake Wine Trail.
Pleasant Valley Wine Company - Located on the shores of Keuka Lake in Hammondsport, Pleasant Valley was established in 1860, which makes it the oldest winery in the Finger Lakes region.
A child as young as three has the finger strength to pull a trigger.
A small needle or lancet is used to prick the finger or alternate site and a drop of blood is collected on a test strip that is inserted into a monitor.
Grasping reflex occurs as the palmar reflex when a finger is placed in the neonate's palm and the neonate grasps the finger.
Similarly, the plantar reflex occurs by placing a finger against the base of the neonate's toes and the toes curl downward to grasp the finger.
The neonate will suck on the finger or nipple forcefully and rhythmically and the sucking is coordinated with swallowing.
Baseball finger is an injury in which the tendon at the end of the finger is separated from the bone as a result of trauma.
A chomping bite that is hard enough to break the skin can also introduce bacteria into the finger tendons or their sheaths.
Fingertip injuries include any wounds to the area at tip of the finger.
When the finger is cut more than halfway through, the injury is described as a subtotal amputation.
If bone is partly missing, the finger may be shortened or the surgeon may use a bone graft.
A small needle or lancet is used to prick the finger or an alternate site and a small drop of blood is collected on a test strip that is inserted into the monitor.
Once the movement of the arm is initiated, sensory information is needed to guide the finger to its precise destination.
The two types of ring size charts are used differently; the most common variety is simply a table of measurements that converts the circumference of the finger to the appropriate ring size.
To find the circumference of the finger, cut a strip of paper no more than one-quarter of an inch wide (any wider may distort measurements because most rings are thin) and wrap it comfortably around the finger where the ring will rest.
If the finger joints are prominent, either measure the widest part of the finger or use a printed comparison chart with a well-fitting ring for the best measurement.
Right hand rings are often arranged vertically along the length of the finger rather than encircling it with a narrower design.
A comfort fit ring has a gently curved interior surface engineered to be gentler on the hand so it can be worn for many years and feel just as wonderful as the first day it was put on the finger.
Stepped shouldered design rings have two descending "steps" as the ring shank curves around the finger.
It seems to swirl upward on the finger a bit, with cubic zirconias that graduate in size along a sterling silver band.
It is also heavier than other metals and can feel heavy on the finger.
One is a graduated set of standard sizes that can be tried on the finger to find the best fit.
An engagement ring that is too small will be uncomfortable and difficult to wear, while an engagement ring that is too large will slip around the finger or even get lost.
A wedding ring that is too small will make a roll of flesh above the finger which will make the finger look swollen and could result in an engagement ring being uncomfortable to wear.
Each one is a slightly different size and they are placed on the finger until the correct size is identified.
The benefits of measuring ring size this way is that the size of other rings can be measured in addition to just the finger size.
When finding the correct ring size it is important to size the ring and the finger correctly.
This is the part of the ring that goes around the finger.
Gently wrap the ruler around the finger.
Victorian era crossover rings were generally more delicate designs such as two bars, often with one gem stone on each bar, meeting where the ring rests on the finger.
This means they can ring shop at antique stores and at the downtown jeweler.Many women also find crossover rings to hug the finger more comfortably without slipping off than other styles.
Ideally, it's a good idea to choose the finger that will cause the least amount of confusion.
Choose the finger for your promise ring.
Some of the earliest forms of wedding jewelry were worn around the body instead of the finger.
The pressure of the finger on these bands holds them together, but when the ring is taken off, the bands fall apart.
They provide unique conversation pieces, and many couples are charmed by the symbolism of a ring that falls apart when it is removed from the finger.
While the north-south orientation parallel to the finger is the most common for engagement rings, a more unique look can be an east-west orientation where the diamond runs parallel to its own band.
Outside of New York City, you'll find peaceful mountain aeries, fascinating natural wonders such as Niagara Falls, cultural meccas like Chautauqua, and wonderful wineries along the Great Lakes and in the Finger Lakes region.
Although not a digital ring watch, it is worn on the finger and comes in several colors, including green, yellow, rose, orange, blue and even clear.
The Fila Finger Ring Watch is basically a sleeve that goes over the finger.
The jar should rest in the hand and should not hang from the finger tips.
The ends of these sleeves have built in gloves that expose the finger and thumb.
If an accusation is made and the accused does not have the Death Box, the one who pointed the finger faces the possibility of "execution."
Though clothing and accessories are both perfect outlets to make a statement and show off our personalities, the process of creating a veritable work of art on the finger or toenail is somehow even more satisfying.