felt-tip

noun \ ˈfel(t)-ˌtip \

Definition of felt-tip

:a pen having a writing point made of felt

felt-tip

or less commonly felt-tipped play \ˈfel(t)-ˌtipt\ adjective

First Known Use of felt-tip

1956



FELT-TIP Defined for English Language Learners

felt-tip

noun

Definition of felt-tip for English Language Learners

  • : a pen that has a writing point made of felt


Learn More about felt-tip


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up felt-tip? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

money or riches

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one-green-toy-robot-amidst-many-red-toy-robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!