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Spanish translation of “pin”

pin

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. pinhole noun a hole made by a pin A pinhole camera does not need a lens. pinpoint verb to place or show very exactly He pinpointed the position on the map. pin-up noun a picture of an attractive girl (or man), often pinned on a wall
foto de una mujer (o hombre) de bandera
He has dozens of pin-ups in his room (also adjective) a pin-up girl.
the girl (or man) She’s the favourite pin-up of the soldiers.
pin down to make (someone) give a definite answer, statement, opinion or promise
abligar a uno a que concrete; hacer que se comprometa
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.
(Definition of pin from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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