Definition of felt-tip pen in English:

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felt-tip pen

Pronunciation: /ˌfɛltˌtɪp ˈpɛn/
(also felt-tipped pen or felt tip)


A pen with a writing point made of felt or other tightly packed fibres.
Example sentences
  • I need a couple of ball points, a felt tip and a couple of gel roller ones.
  • Mark the wall with a felt-tip pen or dark pencil through the circled hole.
  • Next, using a felt tip or pencil, draw lines parallel to the edges of the tile to be replaced, about one inch in from the edge.

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