EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PIN DOWN

She resolved, if possible to pin down Phelim to his own proposal.

But this youthful couple did not pin down their sensations to an artistic formula.

Joe tried to pin down the elusive quality it possessed and could not.

By running the pin down into the sand all the way, you can make it look just like a goldpiece lying on the floor of the cave.

Extend the legs, pin down each foot and pin out the cut edges of the skin.

But she could not pin down what she wanted to think about; because, no doubt, there was so very much.

He outlined the situation fully; maybe he shaded it a bit to throw suspicion on our group, but in no way we could pin down.

Then he would fly up to the roof and throw every pin down to the ground, as if he said, "Well, take your old clothespins!"

Who could pin down a shadow to the ground, / And take its measure?

Mr. Sabin assumed the puzzled air of one endeavouring to pin down an elusive memory.

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