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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A writing implement with a point from which ink flows; An enclosure for confining livestock. Female swan.

Usage examples (37)
  • Before the pen of Jefferson etched across the pages of history the majestic words of the Declaration of Independence, we were here.
  • ShakyKilling a hog or cow in the pen is a little different than hunting wild boar.
  • In that context, a government saving 1,000 lives a year with a stroke of a pen is an easy win.
  • So I might also have said that the pen is about 5.63 inches in length, or just over 5 5/8 inches in length. for more
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