verb (used with object), safe·ty-pinned, safe·ty-pin·ning.
Origin of safety-pin
Origin of safety pin
Examples from the Web for safety-pin
Contemporary Examples of safety-pin
It was a massive hit, and the safety-pin dress a brilliant cartoonish cherry on top of it.Happy 20th Birthday, Liz Hurley’s Safety-Pin Dress
December 12, 2014
Historical Examples of safety-pin
He fastens his collar with a safety-pin, humming an old song the while.They and I
Jerome K. Jerome
Or, if it didn't, where was that safety-pin that was on her dressing-table yesterday?Somehow Good
William de Morgan
Maybe he would be wearing an old coat pinned with a safety-pin.Beatrice Leigh at College
Julia Augusta Schwartz
Of the brooch and its connection with the safety-pin we have already spoken.
The safety-pin is an object which may well occupy our attention for a moment.