Peen meaning

pēn
(slang) Penis.
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The (often spherical) end of the head of a hammer opposite the main hammering end.
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To shape metal by striking it, especially with a peen.
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The end of a hammerhead opposite the flat striking surface, often wedge-shaped or ball-shaped and used for chipping, indenting, and metalworking.
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To hammer, bend, or shape with a peen.
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The part of the head of certain hammers opposite to the flat striking surface: it is often ball-shaped or wedge-shaped.
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To hammer, bend, etc. with a peen.
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Origin of peen

  • Probably of Scandinavian origin
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • Etymology uncertain. Possibly from Old French panne, pene, (whence Modern French panne "peen"); possibly from a Scandinavian source, compare dialectal Norwegian penn "peen" or Danish pind "peg".
    From Wiktionary
  • From penis by shortening.
    From Wiktionary