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synonyms for nib

  • snout
  • bill
  • mandible
  • muzzle
  • neb
  • nozzle
  • pecker
  • proboscis
  • projection
  • prow
  • acicula
  • acumination
  • apex
  • awn
  • barb
  • beak
  • bill
  • cape
  • claw
  • cusp
  • dagger
  • foreland
  • head
  • headland
  • jag
  • mucronation
  • pin point
  • prick
  • prickler
  • promontory
  • prong
  • snag
  • spike
  • spine
  • spire
  • spur
  • sticker
  • stiletto
  • summit
  • sword
  • thorn
  • tine
  • tip
  • tooth
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How to use nib in a sentence

Durable and stiffer than diamond, osmium makes for excellent pen nibs and record player needles.
TRANSPARENT ALUMINUM, AND 5 MORE REMARKABLE METALSSHI EN KIMAUGUST 2, 2022POPULAR-SCIENCE
It mimics the sensation of a graphic nib dragging across paper with eerie accuracy.
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Instead go for something else textural, such as cocoa nibs, toasted oats, nuts or even crushed pretzels.
THESE NO-BAKE PEPPERMINT CHOCOLATE BARS BRING HOLIDAY CHEER TO YOUR COOKIE PLATEEDD KIMBERDECEMBER 2, 2020WASHINGTON POST
In the stormy days of his youth the old man had been a "Black Nib."
AULD LICHT IDYLLSJ. M. BARRIE
It might not be safe to kill him; but it would be safe enough to kill Nib.
THAT LASS O' LOWRIE'SFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
They wrangled together for a few minutes, and then Nib was handed over.
THAT LASS O' LOWRIE'SFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
Jud drew Nib closer, and turned, if possible, a trifle paler.
THAT LASS O' LOWRIE'SFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
"Stopped to nib a quill after lunch," grumbled the director of the Arnold Academie, as he gave Robert a pump-handle squeeze.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
Her nib flew relentlessly over the sheets, but the letter was disconnected and dry.
GREY TOWNGERALD BALDWIN
Miss Sophia seized his special stylographic pen, pressed very hard on the nib, and wrote what she required.
GIRLS OF THE FORESTL. T. MEADE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO NIB

  • bill
  • mandible
  • muzzle
  • neb
  • nib
  • nozzle
  • pecker
  • proboscis
  • projection
  • prow
  • snout
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.