penholder


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pen·hold·er

 (pĕn′hōl′dər)
n.
1. A holder for a pen point.
2. A rack or cup for holding a pen or pens.

penholder

(ˈpɛnˌhəʊldə)
n
an object for holding pens, pencils, etc, esp one that is placed on a desk
Translations

penholder

[ˈpenˌhəʊldəʳ] Nportaplumas m inv

penholder

nFederhalter m
References in classic literature ?
I can't think of anything to start with," he said, gnawing his penholder fiercely.
She had worked methodically, rapidly, and well, emptying the drawers, clearing the tables in her special apartment of that big house, with something silently passionate in her thoroughness; taking everything belonging to her and some things of less unquestionable ownership, a jewelled penholder, an ivory and gold paper knife (the house was full of common, costly objects), some chased silver boxes presented by de Barral and other trifles; but the photograph of Flora de Barral, with the loving inscription, which stood on her writing desk, of the most modern and expensive style, in a silver-gilt frame, she neglected to take.
He was amazing, and had a penholder behind his ear.
Having written in the large space under the head of "Remarks" "Heat very oppressive," he stuck the end of the penholder in his teeth, pipe fashion, and mopped his face carefully.
At once, with the penholder he was holding in his hand, he pointed to a deep sofa between two windows.
During the visit, Benjamin also requested Russia to use its veto if needed to prevent further international sanctions - initiated by the United States which is the penholder of South Sudan's draft reports - the UN Security Council may consider in the future to impose on his country.
The Financial Services Board of South Africa was the penholder for the report.
In his national capacity, and as penholder, Delattre proposed that the Security Council adopts swiftly a presidential statement that will address all aspects of the situation in Lebanon.
Looking, seeing, time, photography, and a simple optical device--a lens enlarging a tiny photograph--all come together in chapter seven of Speak, Memory featuring an episode with a souvenir penholder from Biarritz.
These include the latest 100 percent stainless steel clip and a new clip with a secure penholder incorporated.
6-inches, while a small electronics pocket, penholder, key fob and dual pockets ensure you won't be digging for your phone or pen when you're in a rush.
I was selected to play for Ireland in Switzerland but I couldn't make it because of business commitments and I did not play again until earlier this year," said the talented penholder.