- a pen with a refillable reservoir that provides a continuous supply of usually fluid ink to its point.
Origin of fountain pen
Related Words for fountain penstylograph
Examples from the Web for fountain pen
Historical Examples of fountain pen
He showed me his fountain-pen—one of the early half-failures—with some disdain.On the Stairs
Henry B. Fuller
He wrote a cheque with a fountain-pen heavily chased with gold.The Forsyte Saga, Volume III.
He leaned over the edge of the cliff to display a folded paper and a fountain-pen.Hidden Gold
Ethelwynne bit her lip grimly and put the cap on her fountain-pen.Beatrice Leigh at College
Julia Augusta Schwartz
"The Bishop" looked up at the sky, still clutching his fountain-pen.
- a pen the nib of which is supplied with ink from a cartridge or a reservoir in its barrel