Example sentences for: pinned

How can you use “pinned” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • When his division was pinned down by a fighter-bomber attack in Africa in 1943, he sustained incredible wounds--the loss of an eye, a hand, and two more fingers--directing the evacuation.

  • As I leave a few minutes later I still hear Lockhart, now pinned by another group of reporters: "I don't know.

  • But the location of Bin Ladin's quarters could not be pinned down so precisely.

  • That may reflect poorly on the membership, but it can't be pinned on the officers.

  • Southerners pinned the label on both the opportunistic and idealistic Northerners who packed their worldly possessions into "carpetbags" during Reconstruction and moved to Dixie to enter politics.


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