Hindi translation of 'pawn'
pawn /pɔːn पॉन्/
Word forms: pawns, pawning, pawned
1. transitive verb
If you pawn something that you own, you leave it with a pawnbroker, who gives you money for it and who can sell it if you do not pay back the money before a certain time.
2. countable noun
In chess, a pawn is the smallest and least valuable playing piece.
3. countable noun
If you say that someone is using you as a pawn, you mean that they are using you for their own advantage.
It is easy for children to become pawns in the battle between parents.
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Example Sentences Including 'pawn'
She felt suddenly as if she had become a pawn in the hands of the two men.Dreams of Innocence
Some big men are playing a game and I don't want to be a pawn in it.INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)
But she was obviously no more than a pawn for established operators.Displaced Person
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Translation of pawn from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary