cross one's fingers


cross one's fingers
cross one's fingers see under ↑cross
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Main Entry:finger

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(or keep one's fingers crossed) put one finger across another as a sign of hoping for good luck
hope that someone or something will be successful

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  • cross one's fingers — ► cross one s fingers put one finger across another as a sign of hoping for good luck. Main Entry: ↑cross …   English terms dictionary

  • cross one's fingers — {v. phr.} 1a. To cross two fingers of one hand for good luck. * /Mary crossed her fingers during the race so that Tom would win./ 11b. or[keep one s fingers crossed] {informal} To wish for good luck. * /Keep your fingers crossed while I take the… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • cross one's fingers — {v. phr.} 1a. To cross two fingers of one hand for good luck. * /Mary crossed her fingers during the race so that Tom would win./ 11b. or[keep one s fingers crossed] {informal} To wish for good luck. * /Keep your fingers crossed while I take the… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • cross\ one's\ fingers — v. phr. 1a. To cross two fingers of one hand for good luck. Mary crossed her fingers during the race so that Tom would win. 11b. or keep one s fingers crossed informal To wish for good luck. Keep your fingers crossed while I take the test. 2. To… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • cross one's fingers — put one finger across another as a sign of hoping for good luck. → cross …   English new terms dictionary

  • cross one's fingers — verb a) To wish for luck b) to tell a white lie …   Wiktionary

  • cross one's fingers — hope for success, wish for success …   English contemporary dictionary

  • keep one's fingers crossed — See: CROSS ONE S FINGERS(1b) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • keep one's fingers crossed — See: CROSS ONE S FINGERS(1b) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • keep\ one's\ fingers\ crossed — See: cross one s fingers(1b) …   Словарь американских идиом