verb (used with object)
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL PUNCTUATION QUIZ
Words nearby pinfold
Example sentences from the Web for pinfold
Who is not sick of our long confinement in that pinfold there?Stories from the Iliad|H. L. Havell
Like sheep hounded into their pinfold; bleating for mercy, where is no mercy, but only a whetted knife?Thomas Carlyle|Hector Carsewell Macpherson
Was a bull-calf in a pinfold, an' that too they left behind.
Pinfold is a pound for cattle; but no place of the name of Lipsbury is known.
Pinder, the man in charge of the pound or pinfold, was the name of a famous wicket-keeper of the last century.The Romance of Words (4th ed.)|Ernest Weekley
British Dictionary definitions for pinfold
- a pound for stray cattle
- a fold or pen for sheep or cattle