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Origin of pine1
OTHER WORDS FROM pinepinelike, adjective
Words nearby pine
Definition for pine (2 of 2)
verb (used without object), pined, pin·ing.
verb (used with object), pined, pin·ing.
Origin of pine2
synonym study for pine
Example sentences from the Web for pine
A serotinous cone, for instance, produced by certain pines, won’t free its seeds until it’s heated up.
There, sprawled out below a sandstone plateau dotted with piñon pines and juniper trees, stood the 800-year-old remains of Cliff Palace, an ancient city of the Ancestral Pueblo people.
The utility labels eucalyptus, palm, oak, pine and sycamore as riskier trees in terms of fueling wildfires.Regulators Approve SDG&E Wildfire Plan Despite Serious Flaw|MacKenzie Elmer|September 25, 2020|Voice of San Diego
In the background is a thicket of tall pines, their needles forming a reddish carpet beneath.The world’s biggest hedge fund is working from tents in the forest during the COVID pandemic|Jen Wieczner|September 21, 2020|Fortune
The other site, in the Kootenay River valley in Idaho, is “much more boreal — pine forest and humid,” he says.How does a crop’s environment shape a food’s smell and taste?|Carolyn Beans|September 10, 2020|Science News
Blister rust is like having the flu; the pine beetle is like fast acting leukemia.
Because this food source could abruptly disappear at any time, cutworm moths cannot be counted on to replace pine nuts.
This high-altitude pine needs to be 50-80 years old before it even begins to produce cones.
Meat, especially outside the park, is a nutritious but deadly alternative to pine nuts.
And, if these alternative foods were indeed similar in food value to pine nuts, why are the bears not already wolfing them down?
While he openeth his hands he shall rejoice: but transgressors shall pine away in the end.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
After this it wound along on ridges and in ravines till it reached the heart of a great pine forest, where stood a saw-mill.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
The lone pine on the stone cap of Gander Knob waved its farewell, and we clattered down the long slope into the great world.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
How many imitators of the great manipulator have looked at this growth of pine and wondered where the old master obtained it!
We have for the upper table, or front, a thin slab of wood known as pine, from a species of tree that grows all over the world.