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- pinned down
synonyms for pinned down
- point out
- add up to
- be symptomatic
- button down
- pin down
- point to
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How to use pinned down in a sentence
“He said, ‘Well, we are keeping Iran pinned down,’” McCain recounted.Senators: Kerry Admits Obama's Syria Policy Is Failing | Josh Rogin | February 3, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
After the chopper went down, McKnight was redirected to the crash site where much of the fighting force was pinned down.
In the first months of the war in Afghanistan, we had bin Laden pinned down.
And unlike the smoothly cool Barack Obama, Sharpton has been frequently pinned down in a wrestling match with the Teleprompter.
Huddled behind a wall and a few cars, the demonstrators found themselves pinned down.
He held up his hand, which was bleeding from the fact of his having seized hold of the blade which had pinned down his hilt.Crown and Sceptre | George Manville Fenn
"I know it," said Jarrow, uncomfortably aware of being pinned down to definite information.Isle o' Dreams | Frederick F. Moore
Why, you did, and covered him afterwards with your shield all the while he was pinned down by his dead charger.Marcus: the Young Centurion | George Manville Fenn
I came up out of the blackness just enough to know that I was no longer pinned down by a couple of tons of wrecked automobile.Highways in Hiding | George Oliver Smith
He selected the hand pinned down by Fleming, perhaps because he was not sure that he could trust 203 Gallagher.The Pirate of Panama | William MacLeod Raine
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