Unpin
Unpin Un*pin", v. t. [1st pref. un- + pin.] To loose from pins; to remove the pins from; to unfasten; as, to unpin a frock; to unpin a frame. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • unpin — index disengage Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • unpin — ► VERB (unpinned, unpinning) ▪ unfasten or detach by removing a pin or pins …   English terms dictionary

  • unpin — [un pin′] vt. unpinned, unpinning 1. to remove a pin or pins from 2. to unfasten or detach in this way …   English World dictionary

  • unpin — transitive verb Date: 14th century 1. to remove a pin from 2. to loosen, free, or unfasten by or as if by removing a pin …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • unpin — /un pin /, v.t., unpinned, unpinning. 1. to remove pins from. 2. to unfasten or loosen by or as if by removing a pin; detach. [1300 50; ME unpynnen to unbolt; see UN 2, PIN] * * * …   Universalium

  • unpin — verb To remove a pin, undo a pin …   Wiktionary

  • unpin — v. take pins out of, separate by removing pins …   English contemporary dictionary

  • unpin — verb (unpins, unpinning, unpinned) unfasten or detach by removing a pin or pins …   English new terms dictionary

  • unpin — un·pin …   English syllables

  • unpin — un•pin [[t]ʌnˈpɪn[/t]] v. t. pinned, pin•ning 1) to remove pins from 2) to unfasten or loosen by or as if by removing a pin; detach • Etymology: 1300–50 …   From formal English to slang

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