Definition of pine noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//paɪn//
    ; NAmE NAmE//paɪn//
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  1. 1 [countable, uncountable] (also pine tree [countable]) an evergreen forest tree with leaves like needles pine forests pine needles a Scots pine See related entries: Plants
  2. 2 (also pinewood) [uncountable] the pale soft wood of the pine tree, used in making furniture, etc. a pine table
  3. Word Originnoun Old English, from Latin pinus, reinforced in Middle English by Old French pin.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: pine