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Meaning of “pin sth on sb” - Learner’s Dictionary

pin sth on sb

informal phrasal verb with pin     /pɪn/ verb [T] ( present participle pinning, past tense and past participle pinned)
to blame someone for something they did not do: They tried to pin the murder on the dead woman's husband.Blaming and accusing
(Definition of pin sth on sb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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