What does 'All fingers and thumbs' mean?
If you're all fingers and thumbs, you are too excited or clumsy to do something properly that requires manual dexterity. 'All thumbs' is an alternative form of the idiom.
- Category: Body and bodily functions
Idioms similar to 'All fingers and thumbs'
- Fingers and thumbs
- Thumbs down & thumbs up
- Keep your fingers crossed
- Sticky fingers
- Slip through one's fingers
- Burn your fingers
- Work your fingers to the bone
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