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Etymology 1

Noun

Singular
pine

Plural
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pine ({{{1}}}) (countable) and (uncountable)
  1. (countable) Any coniferous tree of the genus Pinus.
  2. (countable) Any tree (usually coniferous) which resembles a member of this genus in some respect.
  3. (uncountable) The wood of pine tree.
Synonyms

tree of the genus Pinus

wood of pine tree

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Etymology 2

Noun

pine

  1. (archaic) A painful longing.
Translations

Verb

Infinitive
to pine

Third person singular
pin

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
ing

to pine (third-person singular simple present pin, present participle ing, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (intransitive) To long, to yearn so much that it causes suffering.
    Laura was pining away for Bill all the time he was gone.
Translations

French

Noun

pine

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) nob, penis

Maori

Etymology

Probably English pin

Noun

pine

  1. pin, tack, brooch

Norwegian

Verb

pine

  1. torment, torture

West Frisian

Noun

pine

  1. pain, ache

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