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English definition of “pin”

pin

verb [T + adv/prep] (STOP MOVEMENT)    /pɪn/ (-nn-)
to force someone or something to stay in a particular place by putting weight on him, her, or it: She was pinned (down) under a pile of rubble . A guy leaped out at me and pinned me (up) against the wall .Capturing or taking possession of thingsGetting, receiving and accepting
(Definition of pin verb (STOP MOVEMENT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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