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peen

 (pēn)
n.
The end of a hammerhead opposite the flat striking surface, often wedge-shaped or ball-shaped and used for chipping, indenting, and metalworking.
tr.v. peened, peen·ing, peens
To hammer, bend, or shape with a peen.

[Probably of Scandinavian origin.]

peen

(piːn)
n
(Tools) the end of a hammer head opposite the striking face, often rounded or wedge-shaped
vb
(Tools) (tr) to strike with the peen of a hammer or with a stream of metal shot in order to bend or shape (a sheet of metal)
[C17: variant of pane, perhaps from French panne, ultimately from Latin pinna point]

peen

(pin)

n.
1. the usu. wedgelike or spherical end of a hammer head opposite the face.
v.t.
2. to enlarge, straighten, or smooth with a peen.
[1505–15; earlier pen < Scandinavian; compare Swedish, Norwegian pen (n.) in same sense (perhaps < German Pinne peen). See pin]

peen


Past participle: peened
Gerund: peening

Imperative
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Present
I peen
you peen
he/she/it peens
we peen
you peen
they peen
Preterite
I peened
you peened
he/she/it peened
we peened
you peened
they peened
Present Continuous
I am peening
you are peening
he/she/it is peening
we are peening
you are peening
they are peening
Present Perfect
I have peened
you have peened
he/she/it has peened
we have peened
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Past Continuous
I was peening
you were peening
he/she/it was peening
we were peening
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Past Perfect
I had peened
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he/she/it had peened
we had peened
you had peened
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Future
I will peen
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he/she/it will peen
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Future Perfect
I will have peened
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Future Continuous
I will be peening
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we will be peening
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been peening
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been peening
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been peening
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we had been peening
you had been peening
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Conditional
I would peen
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he/she/it would peen
we would peen
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Past Conditional
I would have peened
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.peen - the part of a hammerhead opposite the flat striking surface (may have various shapes)peen - the part of a hammerhead opposite the flat striking surface (may have various shapes)
hammerhead - the striking part of a hammer
part, portion - something less than the whole of a human artifact; "the rear part of the house"; "glue the two parts together"
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