Translation of "pencil" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpen·səl/ us /ˈpen·səl/

A1 a long, thin wooden object with a black or coloured point that you write or draw with


(Translation of “pencil” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /ˈpensl/

a long, thin instrument (usually of wood) containing a thin stick of graphite or some similar solid substance for writing or drawing

This pencil needs sharpening / to be sharpened
He wrote in pencil.
pencil case noun

a small bag for holding pens, pencils, and other items of stationery.

Estuche Escolar
pencil sharpener noun

an object with a blade inside that you use to make pencils sharp.


(Translation of “pencil” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)