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Pin

Pin is an English word meaning "-" in Xitsonga. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below.

Definition of pin
- Pin n
- A piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer's garment
- When a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat [syn: {fall}]
- Small markers inserted into a surface to mark scores or define locations etc. [syn: {peg}]
- A number you choose and use to gain access to various accounts [syn: {personal identification number}, {PIN number}]
- Informal terms of the leg; "fever left him weak on his sticks" [syn: {peg}, {stick}]
- Axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns [syn: {pivot}]
- Cylindrical tumblers consisting of two parts that are held in place by springs; when they are aligned with a key the bolt can be thrown
- Flagpole used to mark the position of the hole on a golf green [syn: {flag}]
- A small slender (often pointed) piece of wood or metal used to support or fasten or attach things
- A holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing [syn: {peg}, {thole}, {tholepin}, {rowlock}, {oarlock}]
- A club-shaped wooden object used in bowling; set up in groups as a target [syn: {bowling pin}] v
- To hold fast or prevent from moving; "The child was pinned under the fallen tree" [syn: {trap}, {immobilize}, {immobilise}]
- Attach or fasten with pins [ant: {unpin}]
- Pierce with a pin; "pin down the butterfly"
- Immobilize a piece [also: {pinning}, {pinned}]
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