nibbed nibbed


  1. (n) the writing point of a pen
  2. (n) horny projecting mouth of a bird
  3. (adj) (used of pens) having a writing point or nib especially of a certain kind



  1. When not in a mood for dictating, he sits in an easy chair and writes with a broad-nibbed pen on yellow paper.
  2. For the music, Prokofiev had put away the powerful pen that wrote the Fifth Symphony, used instead the light-nibbed one that wrote the delightful Classical Symphony.


  • Jot Script review: Adonit's first pen-nib stylus is an impressive entry

    When Adonit announced the Jot Script at the 2013 Evernote Conference , the form-factor of the stylus caused a bit of a stir among those of us who take our iOS accessories seriously. Admittedly, that’s probably a sign that we need to get out more, but Adonit’s new stylus entry is impressive: It’s the first stylus to market that has an actual pen tip rather than a rubber-nibbed bubble. We’d been ...
    on November 4, 2013     Source: Macworld

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