Meaning of as neat as a pin in English:

as neat as a pin


(also neat as a pin)
  • Extremely clean or neat.

    ‘I've made him as neat as a new pin this morning, and he says the Bishop will think him too buckish by half.’
    • ‘He kept the big upper room, where his best customers gathered, as neat as a new pin.’
    neat, neat and tidy, as neat as a new pin, orderly, well ordered, in order, in good order, well kept, shipshape, shipshape and Bristol fashion, in apple-pie order, immaculate, spick and span, uncluttered, organized, well organized, well arranged, sorted out, straight, straightened out, trim, spruce