Free dictionary and thesaurus of English. Definitions, synonyms, antonyms and more...
Hint: double-click any word to get it searched!




Definitions from WordNet

Noun pinprick has 2 senses
  1. pinprick - a minor annoyance
    --1 is a kind of
    irritation, annoyance, vexation, botheration
  2. pinprick - small puncture (as if made by a pin)
    --2 is a kind of

Definitions from the Web

Term: pinprick


A small puncture made by a sharp, pointed object.

Example sentence: I felt a pinprick on my finger when I accidentally pricked it with a sewing needle.

Related products on Amazon


A very small or insignificant amount or sensation.

Example sentence: The mosquito bite left a pinprick of pain on my arm.

Related products on Amazon


To prick or puncture something with a pin or sharp object.

Example sentence: Please pinprick the balloons to deflate them after the party.

Related products on Amazon


Relating to something that is very small or appears like a pinprick.

Example sentence: In the vastness of the night sky, the pinprick stars were mesmerizing.

Related products on Amazon
pinot noir pinout pinovations pinoy pinpoint pinpointed pinpointing pinpoints pinprick pins and needles pinscher pinsk pinstripe pinstriped pint-size pint-sized pint

Sponsored (shop thru our affiliate link to help maintain this site):

Home | Free dictionary software | Copyright notice | Contact us | Network & desktop search | Search My Network | LAN Find | Reminder software | Software downloads | WordNet dictionary | Automotive thesaurus