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    a word / an expression for "making fingers crack"

    Is there a special word or expression to describe this activity:

    You catch one of your fingers and then pull it untill a cracking sound is produced

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    Re: a word / an expression for "making fingers crack"

    It's called "cracking your fingers". [EDIT] No it isn't - see post #3.
    Last edited by GoesStation; 06-Dec-2016 at 19:45.
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    #3

    Re: a word / an expression for "making fingers crack"

    Oops, I meant cracking your knuckles​.
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    Re: a word / an expression for "making fingers crack"

    You may also hear it as 'popping' your fingers/knuckles/toes.
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