Definitions For Pin


  • A club-shaped wooden object used in bowling; set up in triangular groups of ten as the target
  • A holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing
  • A small slender (often pointed) piece of wood or metal used to support or fasten or attach things
  • A piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer's garment
  • Flagpole used to mark the position of the hole on a golf green
  • 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
  • Axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns
  • Informal terms for the leg
  • A number you choose and use to gain access to various accounts
  • Small markers inserted into a surface to mark scores or define locations etc.
  • When a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat
  • A thin, pointed piece of stiff wire with a rounded head at one end that is used especially for fastening pieces of cloth
  • A thin, pointed piece of stiff wire with a decoration at one end
  • A small usually circular object that has writing and often a picture on it and that has a pin on the back so that it can be fastened to clothing, bags, etc.


  • (chess) immobilize a piece
  • To hold fast or prevent from moving
  • Attach or fasten with pins
  • Pierce with a pin
  • To fasten or attach (something) with a pin
  • To prevent or stop (someone or something) from moving by holding or pressing firmly against something

Is Pin a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Pin is worth 5 points in Scrabble and 7 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Pin in a Sentence

  • He handed out pins with the peace sign on them.
  • A cat that was still a little unsteady on its pins after anesthesia
  • She pinned a rose to her dress.
  • The general pinned the medal on the soldier.
  • She pinned up her hair.

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