trigger finger

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trigger finger

[′trig·ər ‚fiŋ·gər]
(medicine)
A symptom of tenosynovitis manifested as a temporary partial obstruction in flexion or extension of a finger that is followed by a snapping into the final position; results from a thickening of a tendon or localized reduction in the tendon sheath. Also known as snapping finger.

trigger finger

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He punched him several times to his face, kicked him in the head and threatened to gauge his eyes out and stuck fingers in his victim's eyes.
In the end she gave up as fans stuck fingers in their ears.
If I was awake, I was trying to bring movement into those stuck fingers.