What does 'Burn your fingers' mean?
If you burn your fingers, you suffer a loss or something unpleasant as the result of something you did, making you less likely to do it again.
- Category: Body and bodily functions
Idioms similar to 'Burn your fingers'
- Fingers and thumbs
- Slip through one's fingers
- Sticky fingers
- Keep your fingers crossed
- All fingers and thumbs
- Work your fingers to the bone
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