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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Point of a pen.

Usage examples (32)
  • The only sound in the room was that of the pen's nib scratching the paper.
  • Well the nib is a scratchy and very irritable sore point.
  • It's a pilot, and I wouldn't say the nib is any worse in smoothness than my refillable Pilot fountain pens, though it's lighter.
  • Even if you don't want to pay for a customised nib, a well-functioning nib is very important. for more
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