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There are 15 meanings of the word Pin.

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Pin - as a noun

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

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

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personal identification numberpin number

When a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat

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

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Informal terms for the leg

Example: "Fever left him weak on his sticks"

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Axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns

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axis11axis of rotation
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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

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pin tumbler

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

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A holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing

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A club-shaped wooden object used in bowling; set up in triangular groups of ten as the target

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bowling pin
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bowling equipment
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Pin - as a verb

To hold fast or prevent from moving

Example: "The child was pinned under the fallen tree"

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Attach or fasten with pins

Example: "Pin the needle to the shirt"

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Pierce with a pin

Example: "Pin down the butterfly"

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(chess) immobilize a piece

Example Sentences

"She used a pin to hold her hair in place."
"He inserted the pin into the balloon and it popped."
"The map was covered in push pins marking their travel route."
"She pricked her finger with the pin."
"He fastened the fabric with a decorative pin."
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Word Game Points

Is PIN a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, pin is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

PIN has a SCRABBLE points total of 5.

Is PIN a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, pin is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
PIN has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 7.

Is PIN a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, pin is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
PIN has a WORDFEUD points total of 6.

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