Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

Avoid these words. Seriously.

penlight

or penlite

[pen-lahyt] /ˈpɛnˌlaɪt/
noun
1.
a flashlight similar in size and shape to a fountain pen.
Origin of penlight
1955-1960
First recorded in 1955-60; pen1 + light1
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for penlight

Word Value for penlight

14
17
Scrabble Words With Friends