Meaning of “pin sb down” in the English Dictionary

"pin sb down" in British English

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pin sb down

phrasal verb with pin uk /pɪn/ us /pɪn/ verb -nn-


to make someone provide details about something or make a decision about something:

I've tried asking Stephanie, but she's proving difficult to pin down to a particular date.

(Definition of “pin sb down” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)