Pinner Pin"ner, n. 1. One who, or that which, pins or fastens, as with pins. [1913 Webster]

2. (Costume) (a) A headdress like a cap, with long lappets. (b) An apron with a bib; a pinafore. (c) A cloth band for a gown. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

With kerchief starched, and pinners clean. --Gay. [1913 Webster]

3. A pin maker. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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