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take one's finger out

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take one's finger out

verb phrase

A request or demand for effort from a lazy person

[1941+; fr the notion of idleness characterized by having one's finger inserted in a body orifice]


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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