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noun. ['ˈpɛnsəl'] a thin cylindrical pointed writing implement; a rod of marking substance encased in wood.
- rubber eraser
- lead pencil
- pencil eraser
- writing implement
- slate pencil
Rhymes with Pencil
How do you pronounce pencil?
Pronounce pencil as ˈpɛnsəl.
US - How to pronounce pencil in American English
UK - How to pronounce pencil in British English
Sentences with pencil
1. Noun, singular or mass
Draw the symbol for the ring you are making in the middle of the paper circle with a pencil.
Quotes about pencil
1. Film will only became an art when its materials are as inexpensive as pencil and paper.
- Jean Cocteau
2. Lying in bed would be an altogether perfect and supreme experience if only one had a colored pencil long enough to draw on the ceiling.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton
3. It's not because I want to make out with her."Hold on."He grabbed a pencil and scrawled excitedly at the paper as if he'd just made a mathematical breakthrough and then looked back up at me. "I just did some calculations, and I've been able to determine that you're full of shit
- John Green, Looking for Alaska
verb. cut or eliminate.
noun. ['ˈpɛnsəl'] a cosmetic in a long thin stick; designed to be applied to a particular part of the face.
noun. ['ˈpɛnsəl'] a figure formed by a set of straight lines or light rays meeting at a point.
noun. ['ˈpɛnsəl'] graphite (or a similar substance) used in such a way as to be a medium of communication.
- bottom out
verb. ['ˈpɛnsəl'] write, draw, or trace with a pencil.