Fat fingers

Fat fingers

In the context of electronic trading, this refers to a trader incorrectly keying in an order.
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In the following cases: physical defect in the married parties, desertion without communication for five years," he said, crooking a short finger covered with hair, "adultery" (this word he pronounced with obvious satisfaction), "subdivided as follows" (he continued to crook his fat fingers, though the three cases and their subdivisions could obviously not be classified together): "physical defect of the husband or of the wife, adultery of the husband or of the wife.
Minnie laughed, and stroked her banded hair upon her temples, as her father put one of his fat fingers into the hand of the child she was dancing on the counter.
There was the garnet set which Aunt March wore when she came out, the pearls her father gave her on her wedding day, her lover's diamonds, the jet mourning rings and pins, the queer lockets, with portraits of dead friends and weeping willows made of hair inside, the baby bracelets her one little daughter had worn, Uncle March's big watch, with the red seal so many childish hands had played with, and in a box all by itself lay Aunt March's wedding ring, too small now for her fat finger, but put carefully away like the most precious jewel of them all.
He wore spectacles, and a big gold ring on his fat finger.
Ever since the Yanks got their fat fingers on our Dairy Milk, I, and many others, have claimed the product just doesn't taste the same.
With touch screen features of smartphones, fat fingers is also the cause of a lot of misspelt words or wrong amounts in text messages.
Visitors have little patience for digging through a website, especially if it's a mobile site and they have fat fingers.
4 Reserve some bread so that you have enough to cover the top of the basin, then halve the remaining slices into fat fingers - trimming to the correct length to line the sides of the basin.
Earlier this week I received a press release about a new "armlift in a bottle" cream that promises to give you arms like Michelle Obama and I am seriously wondering how long it is before someone invents a potion that can fix fat fingers or flabby wrists.
Annotation might work better with a stylus--especially on a iPad mini or iPhone--and if you have fat fingers, but we think most pilots can make it work.
Without tactile reminders of where our fingers are or what we touch our fat fingers and typing speed give ample job security for the spell check programmers.
ost netbooks, the add-on keyboard has Much like most netbooks, the small-scale add-on keyboard has rather pokey keys and could be a deal breaker for those with fat fingers.