A narcotics injection made with a safety pin and an eyedropper (1940s+ Narcotics)
[pinsk; Russian pyeensk] /pɪnsk; Russian pyinsk/ noun 1. a city in SW Byelorussia (Belarus), E of Brest. /Russian pinsk/ noun 1. a city in SW Belarus: capital of a principality (13th–14th centuries). Pop: 134 000 (2005 est)
- Pin someone down
- Pin something down
verb phrase To recognize, identify, or single out something definitely; make explicit: I can’t quite pin my feeling down (1951+)
noun An excellent golfer; also, an accurate shot made by such a golfer, to the pin (1926+)
[pin-spot] /ˈpɪnˌspɒt/ verb (used with object), pin-spotted, pin-spotting. Theater. 1. to illuminate with a . noun, Theater. 1. a spotlight that produces a narrow beam of light illuminating a very small part of a stage, used especially to focus attention on a detail. 2. the beam of light so produced.