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pin

noun
verb
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noun
1 noun CRAFT used in sewingbiorán masc1  c m u 2 noun safety pinbiorán dúnta
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3 noun piece of jewellery on clothesbiorán masc1  c m udealg fem2  c m u 4 noun for hairbiorán masc1  c m u 5 noun ELECTRIC, COMP on plugpionna masc4  c m uthree-pin plug plocóid trí phionna 6 noun especially CONSTR, DIY, MED for holding sth in placepionna masc4  c m u 7 noun SPOR in bowlingpionna masc4  c m u 8 noun GOLF for marking holebratach fem2  c m u 9 noun MIL of grenadebiorán masc1  c m u
verb
10 verb fasten, fix with pins TRANSITIVEgreamaigh le bioráinceangail le bioráinthe notice was pinned on the board greamaíodh an fógra den chlár le bioráin 11 verb immobilise (sb/sth) TRANSITIVEshe pinned him to the ground choinnigh sí fúithi ar an talamh é, sháinnigh sí ar an talamh éI was pinned against the wall bhí mé sáinnithe in aghaidh an bhalla, bhí mé teannta in éadan an bhalla
phrases

to pin back your ears

informalcluas ghéar a chur ort féinéisteacht go cúramachcluas na heasóige a chur ort féin

to pin the blame on sb

an locht a chur ar dhuinean milleán a leagan ar dhuine

to pin your hopes on sb/sth

bheith ag brath ar dhuine/rudbheith i dtuilleamaí duine/ruda

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