Definition of pen pal in English:

pen pal

Syllabification: pen pal


  • A person with whom one becomes friendly by exchanging letters, especially someone in a foreign country whom one has never met.
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    • Every inmate wanted a female pen pal, so they provided vital stats.
    • For example try starting a new club or finding a secret pen pal.
    • I started writing a pen pal from Canada three years ago, and she's one of my great friends.

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