pencil - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate pencil

pencil is hyphenated as pen-cil

How to pronounce pencil

pencil is pronounced ´p ɛns əl

Number of syllables in pencil

The number of syllables in pencil is 2

What part of speech in pencil?

pencil can be a transitive verb or a noun or a verb participle

How common in the word pencil?

pencil is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does pencil convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'pencil'

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Common collocations before 'pencil'

blue, book, chew, down, end, like, over, page, paper, piece, put, red, small, took, two

Common collocations of 'pencil'

blue, book, chew, down, end, eyebrow, few, first, hand, head, like, little, look, now, number, only, over, page, paper, piece, point, pull, put, red, small, took, turn, two, word, written

Words with similar spelling to pencil

pencel, penicil, pensil

Common Verb Collocations of pencil

be, begin, break, can, draw, drop, find, get, give, have, hold, lay, look, make, mark, move, need, pick, poise, put, seize, should, take, tap, throw, trace, will, work, write, use

Common Adjective Collocations of pencil

and, blue, book, choice, color, handy, hard, large, lead, leave, lemon, multiple, note, other, own, paper, parallel, pen, point, ready, red, right, same, sharp, slate, small, soft, such, thin, well

Common Adverb Collocations of pencil

again, also, always, as, back, down, even, ever, first, forth, Here, however, instead, just, lightly, much, never, not, now, once, only, partly, rather, so, sometime, still, then, well, when, where

Common Conjunction Collocations of pencil

and, but, either, nor, or

Lists containing pencil

Common collocations after 'chew'
Common collocations of 'chew'
Dale Chall Words
Words with similar spelling to pencel
Words with similar spelling to penicil
Words with similar spelling to pensil
Synonyms of 'beam'
Synonyms of 'blaze'
Synonyms of 'blemish'
Synonyms of 'blotch'
Synonyms of 'brand'
Synonyms of 'Brush'
Synonyms of 'canvas'
Synonyms of 'chalk'
Synonyms of 'charcoal'
Synonyms of 'check'
Synonyms of 'color'
Synonyms of 'copy'
Synonyms of 'crayon'
Synonyms of 'crosshatch'
Synonyms of 'dapple'
Synonyms of 'dash'
Synonyms of 'daub'
Synonyms of 'define'
Synonyms of 'delimit'
Synonyms of 'delineate'
Synonyms of 'demarcate'
Synonyms of 'depict'
Synonyms of 'design'
Synonyms of 'diagram'
Synonyms of 'discolor'
Synonyms of 'doodle'
Synonyms of 'Dot'
Synonyms of 'draft'
Synonyms of 'draw'
Synonyms of 'drier'
Synonyms of 'easel'
Synonyms of 'edit'
Synonyms of 'engrave'
Synonyms of 'engross'
Synonyms of 'fixative'
Common Noun Collocations of brush
Common Noun Collocations of backside
Common Noun Collocations of brushes
Common Noun Collocations of colored
Common Noun Collocations of chalk
Common Noun Collocations of charcoal
Common Noun Collocations of desk
Common Noun Collocations of dipped
Common Noun Collocations of eyebrow
Common Noun Collocations of erase
Common Noun Collocations of envelopes
Common Noun Collocations of eraser
Common Noun Collocations of forefinger
Common Noun Collocations of fiddling
Common Adjective Collocations of flashlight
Common Noun Collocations of grease
Common Adjective Collocations of geek
Common Noun Collocations of handy
Common Noun Collocations of handily
Common Noun Collocations of ink
Common Noun Collocations of incongruously
Common Noun Collocations of jotted
Common Noun Collocations of jot
Common Noun Collocations of jotting
Common Noun Collocations of jottings
Common Noun Collocations of lead
Common Noun Collocations of lightly
Common Noun Collocations of leaded
Common Noun Collocations of lapis
Common Noun Collocations of lubricant
Common Noun Collocations of mustache
Common Noun Collocations of marking
Common Noun Collocations of moustache
Common Noun Collocations of markers
Common Adjective Collocations of mustache
Common Adjective Collocations of moustache
Common Noun Collocations of notebook
Common Noun Collocations of notebooks
Common Noun Collocations of notepad
Common Noun Collocations of nub
Common Noun Collocations of notepads
Common Noun Collocations of paper
Common Noun Collocations of pocket
Common Noun Collocations of pen
Common Noun Collocations of pad
Common Noun Collocations of poised
Common Noun Collocations of poke
Common Noun Collocations of prodded
Common Noun Collocations of pens
Common Noun Collocations of pallet
Common Noun Collocations of painter
Common Noun Collocations of pads
Common Noun Collocations of pencils
Common Noun Collocations of quirk
Common Noun Collocations of quaintest
Common Noun Collocations of ruler
Common Noun Collocations of scrap
Common Noun Collocations of scraps
Common Noun Collocations of sketch
Common Noun Collocations of scurried
Common Noun Collocations of tapped
Common Noun Collocations of tests
Common Noun Collocations of tapping
Common Noun Collocations of twirling
Common Noun Collocations of twirled
Common Noun Collocations of toyed
Common Noun Collocations of underlined
Common Noun Collocations of unlined