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pimento a sweet, red, bell-shaped pepper or the plant on which it grows; pimiento. [3 definitions]
pimento cheese a processed cheese that contains pieces of pimento.
pimiento a red garden pepper, or a small pickled strip of it, used to stuff olives, garnish salads, and the like; pimento.
pimp a person, usu. a man, who secures customers for and manages a prostitute's business for money. [2 definitions]
pimpernel any of a number of plants of the primrose family that bear red, white, or purple flowers.
pimping insignificant or trivial.
pimple a common, small, and often pus-filled inflammation and swelling of the skin.
pimply having numerous pimples.
PIN acronym of "personal identification number," an identification number entered on a keypad to gain remote electronic access to one's bank account or other financial accounts.
pin a small, sharp piece of stiff wire with a flat head, often used to fasten or attach cloth, paper, or the like. [7 definitions]
pinaceous of or relating to the family of pine trees and shrubs.
piņa cloth a delicate, soft fabric made from the fibers of pineapple leaves, used esp. for lingerie.
piņa colada a drink made with rum, pineapple juice, and coconut milk.
pinafore a long apronlike piece of clothing designed to protect a dress. [2 definitions]
piņata a colorful decorated container, often in the shape of a star, animal, or popular character, that is filled with candies, gifts, or other treats. The container is suspended in the air so that children, blindfolded, may try to break it open so that the treats may be gathered from the ground. The piņata is of Latin American origin.
pinball a game played on a device with a sloping board using controls to operate flippers that can propel a small ball into the playing area where it can strike targets and score points.
pinball machine an amusement machine played by driving a metal ball up an incline with mechanical levers, the object being to keep the ball in play to score points by hitting various bars and pins.
pince-nez eyeglasses that are attached to the nose, rather than to the ears, by means of a clip.
pincers (usu. used with a pl. verb) any of several tools that resemble pliers, consisting of two pieces connected at a pivot, used for pinching or holding. [2 definitions]
pincers movement a military maneuver used to prevent an enemy force or stronghold from obtaining materials and supplies by converging on it from two sides.
pinch to press forcefully between two surfaces, such as the fingers, parts of a tool, or the like. [10 definitions]