What does the word pine mean?

Usage examples for pine

  1. In a quarter of an hour they had reached the pine- forest and disappeared. – The Invasion of France in 1814 by Émile Erckmann Alexandre Chatrian
  2. Is my friend hearty, Now I am thin and pine, And has he found to sleep in A better bed than mine? – A Shropshire Lad by A. E. Housman Commentator: William Stanley Braithwaite
  3. Louis and his cousin together carried the Indian girl to the foot of the pine. – Lost in the Backwoods by Catherine Parr Traill