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Definition:

  1. [noun] a piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer's garment

  2. [noun] when a wrestler's shoulders are forced to the mat
    Synonyms: fall

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

  4. [noun] a number you choose and use to gain access to various accounts
    Synonyms: personal identification number, PIN, PIN number

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

  6. [noun] axis consisting of a short shaft that supports something that turns
    Synonyms: pivot

  7. [noun] cylindrical tumblers consisting of two parts that are held in place by springs; when they are aligned with a key the bolt can be thrown

  8. [noun] flagpole used to mark the position of the hole on a golf green
    Synonyms: flag

  9. [noun] a small slender (often pointed) piece of wood or metal used to support or fasten or attach things

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

  11. [noun] a club-shaped wooden object used in bowling; set up in groups as a target
    Synonyms: bowling

  12. [verb] to hold fast or prevent from moving; "The child was pinned under the fallen tree"
    Synonyms: trap, immobilize, immobilise

  13. [verb] attach or fasten with pins

  14. [verb] pierce with a pin; "pin down the butterfly"

  15. [verb] immobilize a piece

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