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Common misspellings for pencil

cancil, poential, pennicilan, persul, penciel, pencle, toncil, pennsylvaia, penial, pensel, pincle, pecil, penpal, penicil, poiential, pancils, pocily, pancil, sencirly, penciler, peincil, sencirley, penicl, pricilla, cuncil, pincie, pensin, punctial, pennisula, pencal, percel, penscils, pencisl, panafill, genecil, puntchual, precilla, pkcile, pensil, percisley, perneal, pyscial, pensecola, concil, pincel, penisula, pinnecal, pinnical, pyscilly, penceil, tencil, penci, pinical, penil, pennsula, penicilin, pennicle, cencerly, dencely, finacil, pennusila, pensle, pencile, penciles, peronsal, uncil, penciol, pencey, pendal, penice, pincipal, psnel, pesonnal, peticelar, pincepal, pernnials, pricillia, parcile, pincil, pinnacel, percisly, paticilar, pernnnial, penicill, penceils, peniz, pernicios, cencel, pensils, penisilon, penetly, ancile, panicly, prescilla, puncitual, denzil, penical, pencial, penicle, cpuncil, pencl, puncual, pencel, pengelum, pinevile, penicilian, potensal, pensiula, pensiles, potencional, perncil, pernniel, penitly, potenzial, parcil, pennsylvia, popcile, pinciple, potenciel, pinicle, cpincil, pencill, pengilum, penecilin, penisilun, pennsuila, pencion, pensivly, ponocio, picnipal, pirnciple, senciual.

Definitions of pencil

  1.   Hence, figuratively, an artist's ability or peculiar manner; also, in general, the act or occupation of the artist, descriptive writer, etc.
  2.   To write, mark, or sketch with a pencil; to delineate.
  3.   To write, draw, or paint with a pencil.
  4.   1. A roll of lint or other material in the form of a cylinder. 2. A stick of lunar caustic pointed like a pencil. 3. All the rays of light focussed at a given point.
  5.   A small, fine brush of hair or bristles used by painters for laying on colors.
  6.   A small fine brush used by artists; a pointed instrument of black lead, etc., often inclosed in wood, and used for writing, drawing, etc.
  7.   To write, sketch, etc., with, or as with, a pencil.
  8.   A group of lines or rays diverging from a given point.
  9.   To write or mark with a pencil; to paint or to draw.
  10.   To mark, write, or draw with a pencil.
  11.   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 Graphite.
  12.   A small, finely pointed paintbrush.
  13.   a figure formed by a set of straight lines or light rays meeting at a point
  14.   A long, pointed strip of wood enclosing a slip of graphite, slate, etc., used for writing, drawing, etc.
  15.   An aggregate or collection of rays of light, especially when diverging from, or converging to, a point.
  16.   To write, sketch, or mark with a pencil: to paint or draw:- pr. p. pencilling; pa. t. and pa. p. pencilled.
  17.   a cosmetic in a long thin stick; designed to be applied to a particular part of the face; " an eyebrow pencil"
  18.   A number of lines that intersect in one point, the point of intersection being called the pencil point.
  19.   Small brush for painting; instrument of black lead, & c., for writing or drawing; a collection of rays.
  20.   graphite ( or a similar substance) used in such a way as to be a medium of communication; " the words were scribbled in pencil"; " this artist's favorite medium is pencil"
  21.   To mark, paint or draw, as with a pencil.
  22.   A thin strip or thread of plumbago or black- lead, or other substance, generally enclosed in a cover of soft wood, and pointed at one end, used for writing or drawing; a small fine brush used in painting; the art of drawing; a collection of rays of light converging to, or diverging from, a single point.
  23.   A small brush used by painters for laying on colours; a pointed instrument of black- lead, coloured chalk, & c.; a collection of rays of light.
  24.   A small hairbrush for laying on colors: any pointed instrument for writing or drawing without ink: a collection of rays of light converging to a point: the art of painting or drawing.
  25.   write, draw, or trace with a pencil; " he penciled a figure"
  26.   a thin cylindrical pointed writing implement; a rod of marking substance encased in wood
  27.   A small medicated bougie.

Quotes of pencil

  1. One must always draw, draw with the eyes, when one cannot draw with a pencil – Balthus
  2. I got behind that pencil and nothing happened for many years, but since they put me in the Songwriters Hall of Fame, I've turned around. I took a good look at myself and said, I think it's time to get back at work. – Otis Blackwell
  3. The average pencil is seven inches long, with just a half -inch eraser- in case you thought optimism was dead. – Robert Brault
  4. People still think of me as a cartoonist, but the only thing I lift a pen or pencil for these days is to sign a contract, a check, or an autograph. – Walt Disney
  5. In spite of everything I shall rise again: I will take up my pencil which I have forsaken in my great discouragement, and I will go on with my drawing. – Vincent Van Gogh
  6. The eyebrow pencil and false eyelashes were essential; my mother didn't feel dressed without them. – Lorna Luft
  7. The idea is to get the pencil moving quickly. – Bernard Malamud
  8. Nevertheless, the realization that breaking a pencil point would have far less disastrous consequences played little or no role, I believe, in this decision to explore theory! – Rudolph A. Marcus
  9. Poetry is the art which is technically within the grasp of everyone: a piece of paper and a pencil and one is ready. – Eugenio Montale
  10. A #2 pencil and a dream can take you anywhere. – Joyce A. Myers
  11. Ideas are elusive, slippery things. Best to keep a pad of paper and a pencil at your bedside, so you can stab them during the night before they get away. – Earl Nightingale
  12. But I do have time to pencil in golf, and we've got four excellent courses. – Darrell Royal
  13. I don't know how many thoughts we have a second, but it's quite an amazing number, and just to pin down the appropriate sequence of those, all you really need is a pencil and a piece of paper. – Robert Wyatt

Usage examples for pencil

  1. Then Cunningham took paper and a pencil and read aloud the answer that he wrote to Byng- bahadur. ” – Rung Ho! by Talbot Mundy
  2. “ I'll never, never, never touch a pencil to draw with again! ” – The Coast of Bohemia by William Dean Howells
  3. We shall begin digging here," and he made a small mark with a pencil on the map. ” – Tom Swift in the Land of Wonders or, The Underground Search for the Idol of Gold by Victor Appleton
  4. Take your paper and pencil Frank, said Uncle Robert, and draw a plan of it. ” – Uncle Robert's Geography (Uncle Robert's Visit, V.3) by Francis W. Parker and Nellie Lathrop Helm
  5. But he had neither paper nor pencil – David and the Phoenix by Edward Ormondroyd
  6. “ " Why, mine's written in pencil – Somehow Good by William de Morgan
  7. His man is his oyster, which he, not with sword, but with pencil and note- book, must open. ” – A Mortal Antipathy by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
  8. She folded it again in two little notes of Anthony's, written in pencil and placed it in her bosom. ” – Scenes of Clerical Life by George Eliot
  9. She handed him a pencil drawing that showed him sitting, head forward, looking down. ” – Joe Burke's Last Stand by John Moncure Wetterau
  10. “ " You will find," said the quiet voice of Monsieur Dupont, " a pencil in the ground at the exact spot. ” – The Crooked House by Brandon Fleming
  11. He did them with a pencil – A Little Girl in Old Quebec by Amanda Millie Douglas
  12. “ Carlino explained that he would not walk with them, but would follow, note- book and pencil in hand. ” – The Saint by Antonio Fogazzaro Commentator: William Roscoe Thayer
  13. But, almost at the last minute, Bunny could not find his large pencil box. ” – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Keeping Store by Laura Lee Hope
  14. Didn't he want a pencil and paper to make notes on? ” – Mary Wollaston by Henry Kitchell Webster
  15. One of them was open, with a pencil lying beside it. ” – The Black Robe by Wilkie Collins
  16. Taking out my card, I wrote on it in pencil the address of the hotel at which I was staying. ” – The Two Destinies by Wilkie Collins
  17. Take this pencil and this book. ” – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  18. Few men carry so hard a pencil sir. ” – The Mardi Gras Mystery by H. Bedford-Jones
  19. Pencil marks are so hard to get out. ” – Tom Swift and his Motor-cycle by Victor Appleton
  20. “ " Or make marks on me with your pen or pencil – What Shall We Do Now?: Five Hundred Games and Pastimes by Dorothy Canfield Fisher

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