butterfingers'

butterfingers

[buht-er-fing-gerz]
noun, plural butterfingers. (used with a singular verb)
a person who frequently drops things; clumsy person.

Origin:
1830–40; butter + finger + -s3

butterfingered, adjective
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butterfingers (ˈbʌtəˌfɪŋɡəz)
 
n
informal (functioning as singular) a person who drops things inadvertently or fails to catch things
 
'butterfingered
 
adj

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