Synonyms

1. cotter

noun. ['ˈkɑːtɝ'] a medieval English villein.

Synonyms

  • helot
  • cottier
  • serf

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Words that Rhyme with Cotter Pin

  • verduin
  • kyoung-min
  • yan-bin
  • wherein
  • violin
  • vanryn
  • mcquinn
  • mcminn
  • mclinn
  • mclin
  • mcglynn
  • mcglinn
  • glavine
  • eldwin
  • chang-hsin
  • chagrin
  • bongjin
  • yalin
  • within
  • therein
  • o'quinn
  • oguinn
  • o'guinn
  • oflynn
  • o'flynn
  • mcguinn
  • mcginn
  • levin
  • laminne
  • kaylynn

Example sentences of the word cotter-pin


1. Noun Phrase
Insert the tip through the loop of the cotter pin and pull the pin out.

2. Noun Phrase
Insert a cotter pin and spread it apart to lock the nut into place.

3. Noun Phrase
Insert the cotter pin and spread it apart to lock the nut into place.

4. Noun Phrase
Compress the chain tensioner spring and place a cotter pin or a nail in the hole of the tensioner

2. cotter

noun. ['ˈkɑːtɝ'] a peasant farmer in the Scottish Highlands.

Synonyms

  • provincial
  • bucolic
  • cottar

3. cotter

noun. ['ˈkɑːtɝ'] fastener consisting of a wedge or pin inserted through a slot to hold two other pieces together.

Synonyms

  • cotter pin
  • fastening
  • holdfast
  • cottar
  • fastener

Antonyms

  • urban

4. pin

verb. ['ˈpɪn'] to hold fast or prevent from moving.

Synonyms

  • immobilise
  • trap

Antonyms

  • strengthening
  • die
  • stay

Etymology

  • pinne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pinn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • point (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • point (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. pin

noun. ['ˈpɪn'] a piece of jewelry that is pinned onto the wearer's garment.

Synonyms

  • scatter pin
  • brooch
  • tie tack
  • tiepin
  • scarfpin
  • jewellery
  • jewelry
  • stickpin
  • broach

Antonyms

  • rear
  • reverse
  • tail
  • foot

Etymology

  • pinne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pinn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • point (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • point (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

6. pin

verb. ['ˈpɪn'] attach or fasten with pins or as if with pins.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • fasten

Antonyms

  • unpin
  • natural object
  • add

Etymology

  • pinne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pinn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • point (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • point (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

7. pin

noun. ['ˈpɪn'] informal terms for the leg.

Synonyms

  • leg
  • peg

Antonyms

  • appreciate
  • lengthen
  • strengthen

Etymology

  • pinne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pinn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • point (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • point (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

8. pin

noun. ['ˈpɪn'] a holder attached to the gunwale of a boat that holds the oar in place and acts as a fulcrum for rowing.

Synonyms

  • dory
  • dinghy
  • thole
  • rowboat
  • tholepin
  • rowlock
  • oarlock
  • peg

Antonyms

  • break
  • irrelevance
  • unpointedness
  • fail

Etymology

  • pinne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pinn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • point (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • point (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

9. pin

noun. ['ˈpɪn'] a small slender (often pointed) piece of wood or metal used to support or fasten or attach things.

Synonyms

  • rivet
  • safety pin
  • barrette
  • lynchpin
  • peg
  • fastener
  • hairpin
  • gudgeon pin
  • nog
  • bitt pin
  • fixing
  • hatpin
  • head
  • wrist pin
  • holdfast
  • fastening
  • linchpin
  • straight pin
  • pinhead
  • skewer
  • stem
  • shank

Antonyms

  • destabilise
  • detach
  • follower
  • natural depression

Etymology

  • pinne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pinn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • point (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • point (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

10. pin

verb. ['ˈpɪn'] pierce with a pin.

Synonyms

  • spit
  • impale
  • skewer
  • empale
  • transfix

Antonyms

  • take away
  • unfreeze
  • unblock
  • free

Etymology

  • pinne (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pinn (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • point (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • point (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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