"Finger" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 shǒu zhǐ finger / CL:個|个[ge4],隻|只[zhi1]
 zhǐ finger / to point at or to / to indicate or refer to / to depend on / to count on / (of hair) to stand on end
 zhǐ tou finger / toe / CL:個|个[ge4]
 shǒu zhǐ tou fingertip / finger
 bǎ nòng to play with / to finger
 shí zhǐ index finger / mouths to feed
 zhōng zhǐ middle finger
 wú míng zhǐ ring finger
 xiǎo zhǐ little finger
 xiù shǒu páng guān to watch with folded arms (idiom) / to look on without lifting a finger
 zhǐ fǎ (music) fingering / (TCM) manipulation of acupuncture needles / (keyboard) typing technique / (dance) hand movements / (painting) finger method
 rǎn zhǐ 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
 Wǔ zhǐ shān Wuzhi or Mount Five Finger, Hainan / Wuzhishan City, Hainan
 èr zhǐ index finger
 zhǐ yìn fingerprint / finger mark / thumbprint
 xiǎo mǔ zhǐ little finger / pinkie
 lán huā zhǐ hand gesture in traditional dances (joined thumb and middle finger, the rest extended)
 rǎn zhǐ chuí xián lit. dirty finger, mouth watering (idiom) / fig. greedy to seize sth
 rǎn zhǐ yú dǐng lit. dip one's finger in the tripod (idiom) / fig. to get one's finger in the pie / to get a share of the action
使 rú bì shǐ zhǐ as the arm moves the finger (idiom) / freely and effortlessly / to have perfect command of
 zhǐ zhǐ diǎn diǎn to gesticulate / to point out / to point the finger of blame
 gū zi finger ring (dialect)
 lún zhǐ circular finger movement (in playing plucked instrument) / strumming
 shì zhǐ index finger
 duī jī zhǐ zhuàng fú bīng finger rafting
 wū lóng zhǐ fat finger error (finance)
 zuò xiǎng to enjoy sth without lifting a finger
 èr mu zhǐ index finger
 tǎng yíng to win without needing to even lift a finger / victory presented on a platter
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