• (RP) IPA: /ˈbʌtəˌfɪŋɡəz/
  • (GA) IPA: /ˈbʌtɚˌfɪŋɡɚz/, [-ɾɚ-]

butterfingers (plural butterfingers)

  1. (idiomatic, informal) Someone who tends to drop#Verb|drop things; (more generally) someone who is clumsy or uncoordinated; a klutz.
    I am such a butterfingers. That’s the third drink I’ve spilled today.
Translations Translations
  • French: avoir deux mains gauches, maladroit
  • German: ungeschickte Person, unbeholfener Mensch, Mensch mit zwei linke Hände
  • Russian: ру́ки из жо́пы расту́т
  • Spanish: manos de manteca

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