What do a.m. and p.m. stand for?

felt-tip pen

[felt-tip] /ˈfɛltˌtɪp/
a pen that holds quick-drying ink conveyed to a writing surface by means of a felt nib.
Also called felt pen.
Origin of felt-tip pen
1955-60 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for felt-tip pen
  • In many cases the signature was photocopied or printed, then traced over with a felt-tip pen.
  • Never use ballpoint or felt-tip pen to label records.
  • Mark only one side of each cube with a felt-tip pen.
  • Making fret marks with a felt-tip pen at appropriate places along the fingerboard will help you find the scale notes.
  • Identify source by writing on the cap with a waterproof felt-tip pen.
British Dictionary definitions for felt-tip pen

felt-tip pen

a pen having a writing point made from pressed fibres Also called fibre-tip pen
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for felt-tip pen

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for felt

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for felt-tip pen