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pin-up

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cover girl, pin-up, lovelyverb

    a very pretty girl who works as a photographer's model

  2. pin down, pin upverb

    attach with or as if with a pin

    "pin up a picture"

Wiktionary

  1. pin-upnoun

    A photograph, printed in a magazine or other publication, of a sexually attractive person (often nude or provocatively dressed), and intended to be removed and pinned up on a wall.

    Etymology: From pin up, as such a photograph is often removed from the publication in which it is printed and pinned up on a wall.

  2. pin-upnoun

    The person so depicted.

    Etymology: From pin up, as such a photograph is often removed from the publication in which it is printed and pinned up on a wall.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of pin-up in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of pin-up in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of pin-up in a Sentence

  1. Beauty Pin-Ups CEO Kenny Kahn:

    The Beauty Pin-Ups brand is a celebration of the empowerment of a woman and what The Beauty Pin-Ups brand took to be a pin-up in 1935, and carrying that message in a modern sense.

Images & Illustrations of pin-up

  1. pin-uppin-uppin-uppin-uppin-up


Translations for pin-up

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  • хубаво момичеBulgarian
  • Pin-up-Girl, Pin-upGerman
  • pin-up-kuva, pin-up-tyttöFinnish
  • pin-upFrench
  • ピンアップ, ピンアップガールJapanese
  • красо́тка, пин-а́п, пин-а́п гёрл, пина́п, [[фотогра́фия]] [[красотка, краса́вчикRussian
  • 钉住Chinese

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    long and thin and often limp
    • A. naiant
    • B. lank
    • C. ostensive
    • D. sesquipedalian

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