Adjective "Pinning" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Pinning


    Definition:

    1. a small, slender, often pointed piece of wood, metal, etc., used to fasten, support, or attach things.

    2. a short, slender piece of wire with a point at one end and a head at the other, for fastening things together.

    3. any of various forms of fasteners or ornaments consisting essentially or partly of a pointed or penetrating wire or shaft (often used in combination): a jeweled pin.

    4. a badge having a pointed bar or pin attached, by which it is fastened to the clothing: a fratern

    Origin:
    pin

    Examples:

    "hopes can be pinning."