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Definition of pencil verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



pencil somethingVerb Forms present simple I / you / we / they pencil
he / she / it pencils
past simple penciled ()pencilled
-ing form penciling ()pencilling
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to write, draw, or mark something with a pencil a penciled portrait A previous owner had penciled “First Edition” inside the book's cover. Phrasal Verbspencil something/somebodyin
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: pencil