Definitions For Pin

noun

  • 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.

verb

  • (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

Scrabble
5
Words with Friends
7

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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