Found 3 items, similar to pencil.
English → Indonesian
English → English
n 1: a thin cylindrical pointed writing implement; a rod of
marking substance encased in wood
2: graphite (or a similar substance) used in such a way as to
be a medium of communication; “the words were scribbled in
; “this artist's favorite medium is pencil”
3: a figure formed by a set of straight lines or light rays
meeting at a point
4: a cosmetic in a long thin stick; designed to be applied to a
particular part of the face; “an eyebrow pencil”
v : write, draw, or trace with a pencil; “he penciled a figure”
English → English
, n. [OF. pincel, F. pinceau, L. penicillum,
penicillus, equiv. to peniculus, dim. of penis a tail. Cf.
1. A small, fine brush of hair or bristles used by painters
for laying on colors.
With subtile pencil depainted was this storie.
2. A slender cylinder or strip of black lead, colored chalk,
slate etc., or such a cylinder or strip inserted in a
small wooden rod intended to be pointed, or in a case,
which forms a handle, -- used for drawing or writing. See
3. Hence, figuratively, an artist's ability or peculiar
manner; also, in general, the act or occupation of the
artist, descriptive writer, etc.
4. (Opt.) An aggregate or collection of rays of light,
especially when diverging from, or converging to, a point.
5. (Geom.) A number of lines that intersect in one point, the
point of intersection being called the pencil point.
6. (Med.) A small medicated bougie.
, a holder for pencil lead.
(Bot.), an American perennial leguminous herb
, a slender rod of black lead, or the like,
adapted for insertion in a holder.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Penciled
p. pr. & vb. n. Penciling
To write or mark with a pencil; to paint or to draw.
Where nature pencils butterflies on flowers. --Harte.