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Synonyms for pin
pɪnpin

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Wiktionary

  1. pinnoun

    Synonyms:
    peg

  2. pinnoun

    Synonyms:
    skittle

  3. pinnoun

    Synonyms:
    brooch

  4. pinnoun

    A small nail with a head and a sharp point.

    Synonyms:
    nail, tack

  5. pinnoun

    A simple accessory that can be attached to clothing with a pin or fastener, often round and bearing a design, logo or message, and used for decoration, identification or to show political affiliation, etc.

    Synonyms:
    badge

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pinnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    fall, flag, stick, personal identification number, pin tumbler, pivot, rowlock, tholepin, oarlock, peg, thole, bowling pin

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  2. fall, pinnoun

    when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat

    Synonyms:
    tholepin, stick, crepuscule, thole, dip, surrender, flag, twilight, spill, gloaming, downslope, tumble, declivity, bowling pin, decline, declination, pivot, descent, fall, rowlock, autumn, pin tumbler, evenfall, gloam, oarlock, peg, downfall, declension, personal identification number, crepuscle, nightfall, dusk, free fall, drop, capitulation

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  3. peg, pinnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    oarlock, tholepin, wooden leg, pin tumbler, peg, nog, pivot, thole, leg, bowling pin, stick, pegleg, fall, personal identification number, flag, rowlock

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  4. personal identification number, PIN, PIN numbernoun

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

    Synonyms:
    fall, flag, stick, personal identification number, pin tumbler, pivot, rowlock, tholepin, oarlock, peg, thole, bowling pin

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  5. pin, peg, sticknoun

    informal terms for the leg

    "fever left him weak on his sticks"

    Synonyms:
    oarlock, reefer, tholepin, stick, joystick, pin tumbler, peg, nog, control stick, pivot, thole, joint, leg, bowling pin, pegleg, spliff, fall, personal identification number, marijuana cigarette, flag, wooden leg, rowlock

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  6. pivot, pinnoun

    axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns

    Synonyms:
    fall, thole, flag, stick, pin tumbler, pivot man, pivot, rowlock, tholepin, oarlock, peg, personal identification number, bowling pin

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  7. pin, pin tumblernoun

    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

    Synonyms:
    fall, flag, stick, personal identification number, pin tumbler, pivot, rowlock, tholepin, oarlock, peg, thole, bowling pin

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  8. pin, flagnoun

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

    Synonyms:
    oarlock, tholepin, stick, pin tumbler, peg, masthead, pivot, thole, flagstone, signal flag, sword lily, bowling pin, fleur-de-lis, fall, personal identification number, flag, rowlock, iris

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  9. pinnoun

    a small slender (often pointed) piece of wood or metal used to support or fasten or attach things

    Synonyms:
    fall, flag, stick, personal identification number, pin tumbler, pivot, rowlock, tholepin, oarlock, peg, thole, bowling pin

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  10. peg, pin, thole, tholepin, rowlock, oarlocknoun

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

    Synonyms:
    oarlock, tholepin, wooden leg, pin tumbler, peg, nog, pivot, thole, leg, bowling pin, stick, pegleg, fall, personal identification number, flag, rowlock

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  11. bowling pin, pinverb

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

    Synonyms:
    fall, flag, oarlock, stick, pin tumbler, personal identification number, pivot, rowlock, tholepin, bowling pin, peg, thole

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  12. trap, pin, immobilize, immobiliseverb

    to hold fast or prevent from moving

    "The child was pinned under the fallen tree"

    Synonyms:
    trap, ensnare, freeze, entrap, pin down, immobilize, snare, trammel, block, immobilise

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  13. pinverb

    attach or fasten with pins or as if with pins

    "pin the needle to the shirt". "pin the blame on the innocent man"

    Synonyms:
    immobilise, immobilize, trap

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  14. pinverb

    pierce with a pin

    "pin down the butterfly"

    Synonyms:
    immobilise, immobilize, trap

    Antonyms:
    unpin

  15. pinverb

    immobilize a piece

    Synonyms:
    immobilise, immobilize, trap

    Antonyms:
    unpin

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pinnoun

    Synonyms:
    peg, BOLT

  2. pinnoun

    Synonyms:
    straw (as something of no value), fig, button, rush, feather, farthing, brass farthing

  3. pinverb

    Synonyms:
    fasten with a pin

  4. pinverb

    Synonyms:
    fasten, fix, make fast

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pinnoun

    Synonyms:
    peg, bolt, skewer, spilikin, spile, plug, linchpin

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How to use pin in a sentence?

  1. Wenzel Michalski:

    He said it was like you could a hear a pin drop, his cover was blown. His new friends said you can't hang out with us anymore because you're Jewish and the attacks quickly became worse and worse.

  2. Stella Parton:

    [ People are ] afraid if they say anything it will open a Pandora's box... in this town, there's a code of silence that is deafening. You can hear a pin drop in this town.

  3. Brooke Henderson:

    Just walking around I remember some of the shots I hit. Some of the pin placements are kind of similar, so trying to think back to what the putts did and how they broke, yeah, a lot of great memories.

  4. Katie Meade:

    It’s pretty cool because I love being a part of the Beauty Pin-Ups family, and I love being a part of Best Buddies and interacting with people, i ’m really excited to be on the packaging of the new treatment.

  5. Joseph Borelli:

    I wanted to wear a tiny pin to express solidarity, but the parade officials physically blocked me and stood in my way. They said I can't march with the rainbow, sixty-year-old men acting childish -- want to be tough guys who can't get past my pin. It's a shame. These are people making out the rules for no reason.


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