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phrasal verb [transitive]
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present tense
I/you/we/theypin up
he/she/itpins up
present participlepinning up
past tensepinned up
past participlepinned up

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  1. 1
    to fix a picture to a wall
    She had his photograph pinned up above her bed.
  2. 2
    to make the lower edge of a piece of clothing shorter by using pins
    She cut an inch from the bottom of the skirt and pinned the hem up.
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red market

the buying and selling of human organs

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