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Definitions of pen

  1. produce a literary work; "She composed a poem"; "He wrote four novels" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a writing implement with a point from which ink flows Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. an enclosure for confining livestock Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. female swan Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. a correctional institution for those convicted of major crimes Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. a portable enclosure in which babies may be left to play Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. To write; to compose. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  8. A feather. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  9. A wing. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. An instrument used for writing with ink, formerly made of a reed, or of the quill of a goose or other bird, but now also of other materials, as of steel, gold, etc. Also, originally, a stylus or other instrument for scratching or graving. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. Fig.: A writer, or his style; as, he has a sharp pen. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. The internal shell of a squid. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. A female swan. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. To write; to compose and commit to paper; to indite; to compose; as, to pen a sonnet. Webster Dictionary DB
  15. To shut up, as in a pen or cage; to confine in a small inclosure or narrow space; to coop up, or shut in; to inclose. Webster Dictionary DB
  16. A small inclosure; as, a pen for sheep or for pigs. Webster Dictionary DB
  17. A small inclosure; as, a pigpen; a coop; an instrument for writing with ink, etc. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  18. To shut up or confine; write. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  19. Penned. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  20. Pening. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  21. To shut up: to confine in a small inclosure:-pr.p. penning; pa.t. and pa.p. penned or pent. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  22. A small inclosure: a coop. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  23. An instrument used for writing, formerly of the feather of a bird, but now of steel, etc. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  24. To write:-pr.p. penning; pa.t. and pa.p. penned. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  25. An inclosure for animals. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  26. Penned, pent. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  27. Pointed instrument for writing. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  28. To inclose in a pen; confine. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  29. To write. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  30. To enclose in a pen. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  31. A small enclosure, as for pigs. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  32. An instrument for writing with a fluid ink. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  33. Almost; nearly; used in words of Latin origin; as, penultimate. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  34. An instrument used for writing. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  35. An inclosure for cattle or sheep. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  36. To shut in a pen; to coop. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  37. An instr. for writing, formerly almost wholly of quills, now commonly of metal. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  38. To write; to compose and commit to paper; to indite. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  39. A small enclosure for sheep, fowls, &c.; a coop; a reservoir for water. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  40. To confine in a pen or in a narrow place; to coop; to incage. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  41. A leaf midrib; the skeletal part of a cuttlefish. A dictionary of scientific terms. By Henderson, I. F.; Henderson, W. D. Published 1920.
  42. [Latin] A leaf midrib (bot.); the skeletal part of a cuttlefish (zool.). na
  43. pen, v.t. to shut up: to confine in a small enclosure:--pr.p. pen'ning; pa.t. and pa.p. penned or pent.--n. a small enclosure: a fold for animals: a coop. [A.S. pennan, to shut up, in comp. on pennan, to unpen. Prop. to fasten with a pin.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  44. pen, n. one of the large feathers of the wing of a bird: an instrument used for writing, formerly made of the feather of a bird, but now of steel, &c.: style of writing: a female swan--opp. to Cob.--v.t. to write, to commit to paper:--pr.p. pen'ning; pa.t. and pa.p. penned.--adj. PEN'-AND-INK', written, literary: executed with pen and ink, as a drawing.--ns. PEN'-CASE, a holder for a pen or pens; PEN'CRAFT, skill in penmanship: the art of composition; PEN'-DRIV'ER, a clerk; PEN'FUL, what one can write with one dip of ink; PEN'-HOLD'ER, a holder for pens or nibs; PEN'-W[=I]'PER, a piece of cloth, leather, &c. for wiping pens after use; PEN'-WOM'AN, a female writer. [O. Fr. penne--L. penna, a feather.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  45. Small enclosure for cows, sheep, poultry, &c., or for other purposes; (W.-Ind.) farm, plantation. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  46. Enclose, shut up, shut in; shut up (cattle &c.) in pen. Concise Oxford Dictionary
  47. Quill-feather with quill pointed& split into two sections, for writing with ink; similar instrument of steel, gold, &c., fitted into rod of wood &c. (penholder); writing, style of this, as made a living with his p., wields a formidable p.; fountain-p.; p. & ink, instruments of writing, writing; p.-&-ink a., drawn, written, with these; p. -feather, quill feather of bird\'s wing; penknife, small knife usu. carried in pocket; penman (-an), one who writes a (good, bad, &c.) hand, author; penmanship, skill in writing, style of hand writing, action or style of literary composition; p. -name, literary pseudonym; penwiper, appliance usu. of small pieces of cloth for wiping p. after use; (v.t.) write, compose& write, (letter &c.). Hence penful n. [old French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  48. n. [Latin, Icelandic, Anglo-Saxon] An instrument used for writing;—the quill of a goose, swan, crow, &c.; also, a metallic instrument made of steel, brass, gold, &c.;—figuratively, one who uses a pen; a writer. Cabinet Dictionary
  49. n. A small inclosure for beasts—mostly for sheep. Cabinet Dictionary

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