Definitions For Pinder

Etymology 1

Via {{etyl, gul, en}} from {{der, en, kg, mpinda, , peanut}}.

Alternative forms

pindar, pinda


PINDER (plural PINDERs) (US, dialectal, especially, Southern US) A peanut, the nut-like pod containing the edible seed(s) of a leguminous plant. (US, dialectal, especially, Southern US) The plant, arachis hypogaea, that bears peanuts.

Etymology 2

From Middle English pindere, pyndere, pundere, pendere, from {{inh, en, ang, *pyndere}}, from {{der, en, ang, pyndan, t=pen up}}, from pund, t=pound, enclosure. Equivalent to {{af, en, pend, t1=to pen, -er}}.


PINDER (plural PINDERs) (obsolete) One who impounds; a poundkeeper.


{{R:Webster 1913}}


Dneipr, Dniepr, pirned

Is Pinder a Scrabble Word?

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

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