[pin-set-er] /ˈpɪnˌsɛt ər/
a mechanical apparatus in a bowling alley that places all of the into position at one time and removes that have been knocked down.
/ˈpɪnˌsɛnt/ noun 1. Sir Matthew (Clive). born 1970, British oarsman; won four gold medals in rowing events at consecutive Olympic Games (1992, 1996, 2000, 2004)
noun 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+)