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1pine/ˈpaɪn/noun
pluralpinesorpine
1pine
/ˈpaɪn/
noun
pluralpinesorpine
Learner's definition of PINE  
[count]  : a tree that has long, thin needles instead of leaves and that stays green throughout the year
— called also pine tree
[noncount]  : the wood of a pine tree that is often used to make furniture

— pine

adjective

— piney

alsopiny/ˈpaɪni/adjective,chiefly US
2pine/ˈpaɪn/verb
pinespinedpining
2pine
/ˈpaɪn/
verb
pinespinedpining
Learner's definition of PINE  
[no object]
: to become thin and weak because of sadness or loss — usually + away
Synonyms see: yearn

pine after

[phrasal verb]
pine after (someone or something)US 
: to want or desire (someone or something) very much

pine for

[phrasal verb]
pine for (someone or something) 
: to feel very sad because you want (something) or because you are not with (someone)
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