Definitions For Pencil


  • A thin cylindrical pointed writing implement; a rod of marking substance encased in wood
  • A cosmetic in a long thin stick; designed to be applied to a particular part of the face
  • A figure formed by a set of straight lines or light rays meeting at a point
  • Graphite (or a similar substance) used in such a way as to be a medium of communication
  • An instrument used for writing and drawing that has a hard outer part and a black or colored center part


  • Write, draw, or trace with a pencil
  • To draw or write (something) with a pencil

Is Pencil a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Pencil is worth 10 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Pencil in a Sentence

  • Use a pencil instead of a pen so you can erase your mistakes.
  • He penciled some notes on a piece of paper.

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