Definition of pin Pronunciation
1. To hold fast or prevent from moving.
The child was pinned under the fallen tree.
2. Immobilize a piece.
3. Pierce with a pin.
Pin down the butterfly.
4. Attach or fasten with pins or as if with pins.
Pin the needle to the shirt". "pin the blame on the innocent man.
5. A small slender (often pointed) piece of wood or metal used to support or fasten or attach things.
6. A piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer's garment.
7. Flagpole used to mark the position of the hole on a golf green.
8. 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.
9. Axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns.
10. A holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing.
11. Informal terms for the leg.
Fever left him weak on his sticks.
12. Small markers inserted into a surface to mark scores or define locations etc..
13. When a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat.
14. A club-shaped wooden object used in bowling; set up in triangular groups of ten as the target.
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English - English - pin Pronunciation
n. small needle; spike; prong, peg; metallic prong on a chip or electrical plug
v. fasten with pins, attach with pins; stick, stab; confine, hold, immobilize
n. pin, small needle; spike; prong, peg; metallic prong on a chip or electrical plug
English - Spanish - pin Pronunciation
s. alfiler, broche; pasador, clavija; (inform.) pin, patita de un componente o de un enchufe eléctrico
v. alfilerar, apuntalar, atarugar, espichar, prender con alfileres, prender con un alfiler
English - French - pin Pronunciation
n. aiguille; épingle; punaise; quille; goupille; broche; fiche (de courant); drapeau de trou (Golf); tourillon; pivot; gond; axe (fixation) (Electicité); goujon d'un composant électronique
v. épingler; attacher avec une épingle; clouer, fixer; immobiliser
English - German - pin Pronunciation
[PIN (personal identification number) ] n. Nadel, Stecknadel, Bolzen, Stift; (Comput) Pin, das Gestell eines Microchips; (Elekt) Steckerpol
v. nageln; stecken; heften; anpinnen
English - Italian - pin Pronunciation
s. spillo; piolo; spillo (anche inform.); (inform.) piede del chip o presa del connettore elettrico
v. appuntare, fissare con uno spillo; attaccare, affiggere; trafiggere, forare, perforare; (fig) confinare, relegare, rinchiudere; immobilizzare, inchiodare, bloccare
English - Portuguese - pin Pronunciation
s. clipe; alfinete; pino; pino de um chip ou conector
v. alfinetar; prender com pinos; fixar; confinar, imobilizar, segurar
English - Russian - pin Pronunciation
с. булавка, шпилька; брошка, значок; кнопка, прищепка; гвоздь, штифт; шкворень, ось, цапфа, шейка; штырь; ножка, ножка микросхемы; вывод; кегля; бочонок, бочонок в 4 1/12 галлона; скалка; вязальная спица; колок, шип, пробойник
г. прикалывать, пришпиливать, скреплять булавкой, наколоть
English - Turkish - pin Pronunciation
f. iğnelemek, sıkıştırmak, tutturmak, mecbur etmek, dübel ile tutturmak, yüklemek (suç)
i. topluiğne, firkete, iğne (süs), broş, iğne, pim, rozet, mil, mandal, raptiye [brit.], bacak, akort anahtarı, lobut, kuka
French - English - pin Pronunciation
(m) n. pine, type of tree
German - English - pin Pronunciation
v. fasten with pins, attach with pins; stick, stab; confine, hold, immobilize
Dutch - English - pin Pronunciation
n. peg, pin, plug, hob, toggle
English - Dutch - pin Pronunciation
zn. speld; pin (ook in computers); (in computers) pen, een pootje van een chip of een onderdeel van een elektrische stekker
ww. vastspelden; opprikken
English - Greek - pin Pronunciation
ουσ. καρφίτσα, καρφίο, καρφάκι
ρήμ. καρφώνω, καρφιτσώνω
French - Spanish - pin Pronunciation
1. (charpenterie) madera de pino
2. (botanique - arbre) abeto (m); pino (m)
French - German - pin Pronunciation
n. kiefer, föhre, kiefernholz
French - Italian - pin Pronunciation
1. (charpenterie) legno di pino; pino (m)
2. (botanique - arbre) abete (m); pino (m)
French - Portuguese - pin Pronunciation
1. (charpenterie) pinho (m)
2. (botanique - arbre) abeto (m); pinheiro (m)
French - Russian - pin Pronunciation
n. сосна (m)
French - Turkish - pin Pronunciation
[le] çam
Dutch - French - pin Pronunciation
1. (algemeen) pointe (f)
2. (technisch) cheville (f)
French - Dutch - pin Pronunciation
1. (charpenterie) vurehout (n); dennehout (n); den (m)
2. (botanique - arbre) spar (m); sparreboom (m); pijnboom (m)
German - Dutch - pin Pronunciation
English - Chinese - pin Pronunciation
(名) 大头针, 别针, 针; 大钉, 栓; 芯片上或电插销上的金属叉状物
(动) 钉住, 阻止, 别住
English - Chinese - pin Pronunciation
(名) 大頭針, 別針, 針
(動) 釘住, 阻止, 別住
English - Japanese - pin Pronunciation
(動) ピンで留める; 押さえ付ける; 縛り付ける
(名) ピン, 留め針; 飾りピン; 掛けくぎ, 留めくぎ; (コンピュータ)ピン, 集積回路の端末または電気プラグ
English - Korean - pin Pronunciation
명. 핀, 마개, 줄조리개, 악기의 줄조리개, 깃대, 볼링 따위의 핀, 나무못, 다리
동. 핀으로 고정시키다; 찌르다; 감금하다, 붙잡다

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Dictionary Extension
Synonyms for pin
1. brooch: badge, jewelry, jewel
2. fastening: bolt, bar, dowel, peg, brace, clasp, clip
3. fasten: close, fix, clasp, bind
Verb forms for pin
Present participle: pinning
Present: pin (3.person: pins)
Past: pinned
Future: will pin
Present conditional: would pin
Present Perfect: have pinned (3.person: has pinned)
Past Perfect: had pinned
Future Perfect: will have pinned
Past conditional: would have pinned