Sentence Examples


  • It wasn't our turn to pin the tail on the donkey.
  • I have only my cap to pin on.
  • The only connexion between the type-wheel and the screwhead S is by the pin p (which is screwed into S), the cylindrical end of which acts in a slot cut in the typewheel.
  • She pulled on her top, buttoned it, and chose a pin from her jewelry box.
  • Another form of coupler, which used to be universal in the United States, though it has now been almost entirely superseded by the automatic coupler, was the " link and pin," which differed fundamentally from the couplers commonly used in Europe, in the fact that it was a buffer as well as a coupler, no :side buffers being fitted.