drawing pin


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drawing pin

Brit a short tack with a broad smooth head for fastening papers to a drawing board, etc.
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NB: If you use plastic coated drawing pins this candle is decorative only and should not be lit
A UNIVERSITY student claims he was disqualified from the election for presidency of his students' union after pinning up campaign posters with staples instead of drawing pins.
Every time she stuck a drawing pin in the ceiling tiles she released a small but deadly dusting of asbestos fibres.
Prominence lasts until someone needs a drawing pin after which messages become buried beneath details of a proposed tour to some unlikely, but hot, destination.
If it's a round table, fix a string to the centre with a drawing pin to create concentric circles that can be filled with different coloured tiles and patterns.
He put a chocolate bar down on a table, then took the next bite without realising a drawing pin had become embedded and the pin is stuck in his throat.
ON Nicky: "At school I'd have pulled her chair away from her, put a drawing pin on it, flicked snot in her hair.
AT THE age of 69, the MP continued to run "Bessie's Saturday Surgery" from her office in Transport House, sitting under a smiling picture of Harold and Mary Wilson stuck to the wall with a drawing pin and surrounded by stacks of paper.
It is a huge packing project and will mean moving every last drawing pin from the museum," said curator Steve McLean.
Slugs down the back of her jersey, a drawing pin on her chair, a false rumour.
A GIRL of eight died after choking on a drawing pin which had fallen into her glass of water.
The trick was to stick a drawing pin smeared with dog muck on the sneck.