breastpin

[brest-pin]
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Origin of breastpin

First recorded in 1825–35; breast + pin
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Related Words for breastpin

jewelry, clip, cluster, breastpin

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British Dictionary definitions for breastpin

breastpin

noun
  1. a brooch worn on the breast, esp to close a garment
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