Definition of fine-fingered in English:

fine-fingered

adjective

  • 1Delicate in nature or constitution; dainty, fastidious.

  • 2Deft or skilful with the hands; dexterous, nimble-fingered; light-fingered. Formerly in extended use: †given to cheating or stealing; dishonest; compare "light-fingered" (obsolete).

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Miles Coverdale (1488–1569), Bible translator and bishop of Exeter. From fine + fingered.

Pronunciation

fine-fingered

/ˌfʌɪnˈfɪŋɡəd/