Meaning of pind in English:


(also pinded)

Pronunciation /pɪnd/


dialect, rare Scottish, British
  • 1Specifically. To enclose or pen (an animal or bird); to impound (livestock).

  • 2Scots Law
    To distrain; to seize and sell (an asset). Also without object. Compare "poind".


Old English (in an earlier sense). From the same Old English base as pound, with i-mutation caused by the verb-forming suffix in Old English.