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British pronunciation/pˈɪn dˈaʊn/
American pronunciation/pˈɪn dˈaʊn/
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to secure something in place using pins or similar objects

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to restrict someone or something, limiting their freedom or options

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to clarify a particular detail or aspect after precise investigation

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to pressure someone into being clear, decisive, and specific in their actions or responses

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to determine the exact location of someone or something

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to hold an enemy force in a specific location, making it difficult for them to move or escape by firing at them

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The tailor will pin down the fabric before sewing it together.
She used thumbtacks to pin down the corners of the poster.
The curtains flutter in the wind if they aren't pinned down.
The strict rules pin down creativity and innovation.
The reporter skillfully pinned down the elusive celebrity for a straightforward answer about the upcoming movie.
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