How to Pronounce pinup?

Correct pronunciation for the word "pinup" is [pˈɪnʌp], [pˈɪnʌp], [p_ˈɪ_n_ʌ_p].

"Pinup" in context

A pinup is an iconic image of a woman whose beauty and allure are meant to inspire admiration. The classic pinup is usually found on calendars, posters, and advertising in the early to mid-1900s. The look was often seen as glamorous, emphasizing curves and class and usually portrayed women dressed in colorful, comfortable and often outrageous clothing. The pinup often featured women in provocative poses, such as reclining, standing and bending in a variety of enticing and often humorous ways. The look was often referred to as "cheesecake" to emphasize its sweetness and charm.

Usage over time for pinup:

This graph shows how "pinup" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

6 words made out of letters PINUP

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