as much as a thimble will hold
a small metal cap to protect the finger while sewing; can be used as a small container
fingerhut (geman noun)
a cover for the finger while sewing, to protect from the needle piercing the sensitive fingertip.
the fingerhut is an essential item of the tailors tools.Submitted by anonymous on October 18, 2020
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cartridge, canister, carton