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Definition:

  1. [noun] a wooden pin pushed or driven into a surface
    Synonyms: nog

  2. [noun] small markers inserted into a surface to mark scores or define locations etc.
    Synonyms: pin

  3. [noun] informal terms of the leg; "fever left him weak on his sticks"
    Synonyms: pin, stick

  4. [noun] a prosthesis that replaces a missing leg
    Synonyms: wooden leg, leg, leg

  5. [noun] regulator that can be turned to regulate the pitch of the strings of a stringed instrument

  6. [noun] a holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing
    Synonyms: pin, thole, tholepin, rowlock, oarlock

  7. [verb] succeed in obtaining a position; "He nailed down a spot at Harvard"
    Synonyms: nail down, nail

  8. [verb] pierce with a wooden pin or knock or thrust a wooden pin into into

  9. [verb] fasten or secure with a wooden pin; "peg a tent"
    Synonyms: down

  10. [verb] stabilize (the price of a commodity or an exchange rate) by legislation or market operations; "The weak currency was pegged to the US Dollar"

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