pull one's finger out

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

(Can this(+) etymology be sourced?) A reference to sexual foreplay.

VerbEdit

pull one's finger out

  1. (idiomatic) To stop wasting time in preliminaries, and concentrate on the important task
    You've been sitting there all week, it's time you sorted yourself out and pulled your finger out!
Last modified on 16 July 2013, at 13:24