What does the word nib mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A projecting part; beak; point of a pen.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Nibbed.

Usage examples for nib

  1. A pile of foolscap paper with red- ruled margins, a clean sheet of white blotting paper, and a penholder with a new nib lay ready. – The Luckiest Girl in the School by Angela Brazil