Bodkin - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbɑːdkɪn|  American pronunciation of the word bodkin
Brit.  |ˈbɒdkɪn|  British pronunciation of the word bodkin

noun

- a dagger with a slender blade (syn: poniard)
- formerly a long hairpin; usually with an ornamental head
- a small sharp-pointed tool for punching holes in leather or fabric
- a blunt needle for threading ribbon through loops (syn: threader)
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