What does the word pencil mean?

Usage examples for pencil

  1. Key rested his blue pencil on an amount and looked across at Evan. – A Canadian Bankclerk by J. P. Buschlen
  2. " It's in my big pencil box," Bunny answered. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Keeping Store by Laura Lee Hope
  3. A scene worthy of any pen or any pencil! – The Old Bell Of Independence; Or, Philadelphia In 1776 by Henry C. Watson