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Synonyms for pen
pɛn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pen(noun)

    a writing implement with a point from which ink flows

    Synonyms:
    penitentiary, playpen

  2. pen(noun)

    an enclosure for confining livestock

    Synonyms:
    penitentiary, playpen

  3. playpen, pen(noun)

    a portable enclosure in which babies may be left to play

    Synonyms:
    penitentiary, playpen

  4. penitentiary, pen(noun)

    a correctional institution for those convicted of major crimes

    Synonyms:
    penitentiary, playpen

  5. pen(verb)

    female swan

    Synonyms:
    penitentiary, playpen

  6. write, compose, pen, indite(verb)

    produce a literary work

    "She composed a poem"; "He wrote four novels"

    Synonyms:
    spell, draw up, compose, compile, save, indite, publish, frame, drop a line, write

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. pen(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    write, compose, indite

  2. pen(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    incage, coop, confine, enclose, impound, imprison, incarcerate, shut up, shut in, hem in, wall in, rail in

  3. pen(n.)

    Synonyms:
    enclosure, COOP, PENFOLD, pinfold, pound

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. pen(n)

    Synonyms:
    coop, sty, cote, enclosure, hutch, paddock, pound, pinfold, corral, stockade

  2. pen(v)

    Synonyms:
    confine, coop, encage, corral

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    pencil, feather, plume, stylus, crayon, nep, aup, paddock, quill, ink

How to pronounce pen?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say pen in sign language?

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#16080compose
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#44315penitentiary
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How to use pen in a sentence?

  1. Horace Walpole:

    Every drop of ink in my pen ran cold.

  2. Ehsan Sehgal:

    White mind, white hand, white pen, white paper, and white ink, illustrate and delineate only the White House; thus hereupon, capitulate to that since here lies the World Peace; otherwise, colours may become the victim.

  3. Salman Rushdie:

    The thing that I really resent is the way in which these, our dead comrades ... who died using the same implement that I use, which is a pen or pencil, have been almost immediately vilified and called racists and I don't know what else.

  4. Abby Lee Miller:

    Im scared ! i just dont like needles. Im freaking out just with the pen.

  5. Photographer Chris Morris:

    I stepped 18 inches out of the (press) pen and then he grabbed me by the neck and started choking me and then he slammed me to the ground.


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