Die Übersetzung von "pin" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /pin/

a short, thin, pointed piece of metal used eg to hold pieces of fabric, paper etc together, especially when making clothes

The papers are fastened together by a pin.

a similar but more ornamental object

a hat-pin.
pincushion noun

a small cushion or similar object into which pins are pushed for keeping.

pelote à épingles
pinhole noun

a hole made by a pin

trou d’épingle
A pinhole camera does not need a lens.
pinpoint verb

to place or show very exactly

mettre le doigt sur (qqch.)
He pinpointed the position on the map.
pin-up noun

a picture of an attractive girl (or man), often pinned on a wall

pin up
He has dozens of pin-ups in his room
(also adjective) a pin-up girl.

the girl (or man)

pin up
She’s the favourite pin-up of the soldiers.
pin down

to make (someone) give a definite answer, statement, opinion or promise

obliger à
I can’t pin him down to a definite date for his arrival.
pins and needles

a tingling feeling in one’s hands, arms, feet or legs

I’ve got pins and needles in my arm.

(Die Übersetzung von "pin" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)