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Definitions of pin:

part of speech: verb transitive

To fasten with a pin: to fasten: to inclose:- pr. p. pinning; pa. t. and pa. p. pinned.

part of speech: verb transitive

To fasten with, or as with, a pin; seize.

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Pinned.

part of speech: noun

A sharp- pointed instrument, esp. for fastening articles together: anything that holds parts together: a peg used in musical instruments for fastening the strings: anything of little value.

part of speech: noun

A short piece of wire pointed and having a head, much in domestic use for fastening articles of dress, & c.; anything that holds parts together; a peg; a short shaft or bolt; the central part; a term expressive of little value.

part of speech: noun

A term applied to a petition or address by foreigners to the Emperor of China, or to one of his high dignitaries.

part of speech: noun

A short piece of wire with a sharp point at one end and a round head at the other, used for fastening together papers, clothing, etc.; a larger, pointed instrument of similar nature, used for holding the hair, the hat, etc.; as, a scarf pin; an ornament, badge, or jewel fitted with a pin and a clasp; as, a school pin; a bolt or peg; wooden roller; as, a rolling- pin; anything of small value.

part of speech: present participle

Pinning.

part of speech: verb

To fasten, as with a pin or pins; to make fast.

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