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pin

pin

 
pronunciation:
pIn
parts of speech:
noun, verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a thin piece of metal with a sharp point and usually a flat head. Pins are used to fasten or attach cloth, paper, or other materials.
Tom held his pants closed with a pin.
similar words:
staple
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: pinned, pinning, pins
definition: to hold together with pins.
She pinned together the pieces of the dress before she sewed them.
synonyms:
attach
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