Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

hinge pin

Usage examples (28)
  • The parts of the hinges are called the pintle (the pin) and gudgeon (the opening into which the pin fits).
  • Many such muskets come with a inherent pintle mount so that they can be braced while standing; it requires a move action to set up the pintle.
  • I ate ramps and spinach and pintle shoots and fiddleheads, everything green and full of life.
  • I found fat pintle shoots poking through dead leaves, fiddleheads in bracken beds, and lily bulbs. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.