Thesaurus / penciling
other words for penciling
- bang out
- dash off
- draw up
- drop a line
- drop a note
- jot down
- knock off
- knock out
- note down
- push a pencil
- put in writing
- set down
- set forth
- take down
- turn out
- write down
- write up
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The more elaborate patterns on earthenware, and all those on porcelain, are finished by penciling in.
Penciling corrections on the map, they retraced their route, making only one mistake along the way.
MEZZEROW LOVES COMPANYFLOYD L. WALLACE
On some of these storks meditated,--sage, pondering heads and urbane bodies perched high on the frailest penciling of legs.
DRAGON'S BLOODHENRY MILNER RIDEOUT
She put on her white suit, and dabbing rouge on her cheeks and penciling her eyes, she went forth into the sunshiny streets.
THE NEXT OF KINNELLIE L. MCCLUNG
The notes she had not glanced at for herself I read aloud, penciling on the margins the data for the answers.
THE HIGH HEARTBASIL KING
The golden glory of a sinking southern sun was penciling the cheap paper on the wall with leafy tracery and glowing arabesques.
SALLY DOWS AND OTHER STORIESBRET HARTE
"That sounds very grave," said Mr. Newton, busy already penciling a note.
THE BOY SCOUT TREASURE HUNTERSCHARLES HENRY LERRIGO
The gloss produced by penciling, however, is objectionable and should be obviated by a preponderance of brush work.
Keep the joint representing the load water-line always in sight by penciling over after each coat of paint is dry.
BOYS' BOOK OF MODEL BOATSRAYMOND FRANCIS YATES
But”—the delicate penciling drew even finer—“they see only with the eye.
THE MYSTERY OF THE BARRANCAHERMAN WHITAKER