Meaning of pin spot

pin' spot"

Pronunciation: [key]
— Theat. Theat.
  1. a spotlight that produces a narrow beam of light illuminating a very small part of a stage, used esp. to focus attention on a detail.
  2. the beam of light so produced.


Pronunciation: (pin'spot"), [key]
— -spot•ted, -spot•ting.
  1. to illuminate with a pin spot.
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