- (functioning as singular)
another name for skittles
- (singular) one of the pins used in this game
WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
- Sport(used with a sing. v.) tenpins played without the head pin.
- Sportninepin, a pin used in this game.
- nine + pins 1570–80
- Sportninepins, [uncountable; used with a singular verb] a game of bowling played without the head pin.
- Sport[countable] a pin used in this game.