[ pin-er ]
/ ˈpɪn ər /


a person or thing that pins.
a headdress with a long hanging flap pinned on at each side.
a small apron fastened on by pins.


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Origin of pinner

First recorded in 1645–55; pin + -er1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for pinner

/ (ˈpɪnə) /


a person or thing that pins
a small dainty apron
a cap with two long flaps pinned on
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