Your web-reference
News
About
ESL
Articles
Feeds
Comments
Home
 
A > American Idioms > Idioms feed > English language
8000 American Idioms
English language
ESL Links
Idioms feed
American Idioms
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
More Idioms
Articles
Online Lessons
For Web-masters
English proverbs
Famous expressions
Russian Idioms
Articles
About the site
Site search

Follow English as a Second Language on Twitter
Follow ESL on Twitter

at one's fingertips


[at one's fingertips] {adv. phr.}

1. Within easy reach; quickly touched; nearby.

Seated in the cockpit, the pilot of a plane has many controls at his fingertips.

2. Readily usable as knowledge or skill; familiar.

He had several languages at his fingertips.

He had the whole design of the machine at his fingertips.


Tags:



 
Rel Exact regex  
 
See also »
 






 
Recent updates »
  pin one's faith on
[pin one's faith on] {v. phr.} To depend upon; trust. We pinned our faith on our home basketball team to win the state  […]


hookup
[hookup] {n.} A connection, electrical or otherwise, between two instruments or two individuals. Edwin and Hermione are a  […]


plow
[plow] See: [PUT ONE'S HAND TO THE PLOW].


 
   


  © 2006—2014 www.sky-net-eye.com