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pin

Phrase about 'pin'
常用短语用作名词 (n.)
as clean〔neat〕 as a new pin
  1. 非常清洁,整齐 very clean; neat

    she kept her house as clean as a new pin.
    她把屋子收拾得干干净净。

    their house is as neat as a new pin.
    他们的屋子干干净净。

for two pins
  1. 〈口〉理由很简单 for the slightest reason

    if he says something like that to me again, for two pins i'll hit him!
    如果他再对我说那些话,毫无疑问我要揍他!

    he laughed at me.for two pins i could have hit him in the face.
    他嘲笑我,我恨不得打他两个耳光。

not care〔give〕 a pin〔two pins〕
  1. 毫不介意 not care at all

    he doesn't care a pin for her.
    他对她一点也不关心。

    i don't care two pins whether she comes or not.
    她来不来,我不在乎。

on pins and needles
  1. 坐立不安,如坐针毡 anxious; nervous

    many famous actors are on pins and needles before the curtain opens for a play.
    在帷幕拉开前,许多著名的演员感到坐立不安。

    he was on pins and needles while he was answering questions—he was clearly worried that i would find out something that he didn't want me to know.
    他在回答我的问题时焦虑不安——他分明在担心我会发觉他有事情隐瞒我。

pins and needles
  1. 刺痛,发麻 tingling in one's extremities

    terror made him catch his breath; pins and needles surged in his fingers.
    恐惧使他屏住呼吸,连手指都感到发麻。

you can hear a pin drop
  1. 非常安静 it is very quiet

    it was so still you could have heard a pin drop.
    这是那样的寂静,连一根针落地的声音你都可能听到。

    like all the children mine can be very noisy but you can hear a pin drop when i ask if anybody wants to go to bed.
    就像所有的孩子一样,我的孩子也可能非常吵闹,但当我问他们是否有人要去睡觉时,他们就会非常安静。

用作动词 (v.)
pin against (v.+prep.)
  1. 把…按〔钉〕在…上 trap; hold (sth/sb) by force next to (sth)pin sb/sth against sth

    pinning his arms against his sides, the thieves searched his pockets.
    窃贼们把他的手臂按在他身体的两侧,然后搜他的衣袋。

    they pinned him against the wall.
    他们把他按到墙上。

    用于 be
Example for 'pin'
Example sentence
  1. i bought a tie pin for my husband yesterday.
  1. he pinned the notice to the board.
  2. pin the bills together so you don't lose them.
  3. the general pinned the medal on the soldier's chest.
Common sentence
  1. the dressmaker used a pin to fasten the pattern to the cloth.
  2. she fastened her coat with a pin.
  3. he's quick on his pins.
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More about 'pin'
Thesaurus/Antonym【Thesaurus】【Antonym】缩略词pin 的相关缩略词,共有78
  • pin:personal identification number 个人识别码
  • pin:pesticide information network 农药信息网络
  • pin:product identification number 产品识别码
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