play (a guitar or banjo) using the fingernails or small plectrums worn on the fingertips to pluck the strings:he was fingerpicking an acoustic guitar (as noun fingerpicking)fingerpicking accentuates the tone of guitars
play (a tune) on a guitar or banjo by using the fingernails or small plectrums on the fingertips to pluck the strings:he softly fingerpicked the opening notes
a plectrum worn on a fingertip.
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Definition of fingerpick in the US English dictionary