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Synonyms for pin

peg

pin someone down: force

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pin someone down: trap

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Synonyms for pin

a piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer's garment

when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat

small markers inserted into a surface to mark scores or define locations etc

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a number you choose and use to gain access to various accounts

informal terms for the leg

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axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns

cylindrical tumblers consisting of two parts that are held in place by springs

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flagpole used to mark the position of the hole on a golf green

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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

a club-shaped wooden object used in bowling

to hold fast or prevent from moving

attach or fasten with pins or as if with pins

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pierce with a pin

immobilize a piece

References in classic literature ?
When they arrived at Mr Korbes's house, he was not at home; so the mice drew the carriage into the coach-house, Chanticleer and Partlet flew upon a beam, the cat sat down in the fireplace, the duck got into the washing cistern, the pin stuck himself into the bed pillow, the millstone laid himself over the house door, and the egg rolled himself up in the towel.
Then he was very angry, and went without his supper to bed; but when he laid his head on the pillow, the pin ran into his cheek: at this he became quite furious, and, jumping up, would have run out of the house; but when he came to the door, the millstone fell down on his head, and killed him on the spot.
'Come, you look rather better now!' she said, after altering most of the pins. 'But really you should have a lady's maid!'
With this she went off, and as soon as she had gone the lad took the pin out of his master's coat.
Guph was so delighted that he forgot all the smarting caused by the pins and the pulling of whiskers.
"Why are those needles and pins sticking out of your head?" asked the Tin Woodman.
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He was spotted with the shiny pin at the Senate committee on Wednesday where he was defending his decision of not appointing a deputy governor for the last 15 months.
Common types of pin bowling include ten-pin, candlepin, duckpin, nine-pin, and five-pin bowling.
The Ascent Whitetail comes standard with .019-inch pins, but I'm also considering adding a .010-inch pin as my 50-yarder.
And because of the increased surface contact area, it would generate a proportionally larger amount of frictional heat and abrasive wear, which could cause a pin to gall.
As part of the transaction, Pin Oak will retain an economic interest in the facility.
Magnetic clasp: When it comes down to looking classy, only few lapel pin types can beat the magnetic clasp.
There are occasions when the pin will come out just so far and it seems to refuse to budge further; these are the devil to finish removing.
The match started at 195 pounds and Pinckneyvilles Jeremy Opp notched a second-period pin of Joseph Mareno, then Marion tied it when two-time state qualifier Michael Cantrell pinned Andrew Stevens in 41 seconds.