Definition of pinky noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(also pinkie) noun
BrE BrE//ˈpɪŋki//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈpɪŋki//
(pl. pinkies) (North American English, Scottish English) Hands and nails
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the smallest finger of the hand a pinky ring (= worn on the smallest finger) synonym little finger See related entries: Hands and nails Word Originearly 19th cent.: partly from Dutch pink ‘the little finger’, reinforced by pink, the colour.