Penned
Pen Pen, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Penned}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Penning}.] To write; to compose and commit to paper; to indite; to compose; as, to pen a sonnet. ``A prayer elaborately penned.'' --Milton. [1913 Webster]

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  • Penned — Penned, a. 1. Winged; having plumes. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. Written with a pen; composed. Their penned speech. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • penned — penned; un·penned; …   English syllables

  • penned — index holographic Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Penned — Pen Pen, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Penned}or {Pent} (?); p. pr. & vb. n. {Penning}.] [OE. pennen, AS. pennan in on pennan to unfasten, prob. from the same source as pin, and orig. meaning, to fasten with a peg.See {Pin}, n. & v.] To shut up, as in a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • penned — Synonyms and related words: autograph, autographic, barred, beleaguered, beset, besieged, blockaded, bound, cabined, caged, calligraphic, chirographic, cloistered, closed in, confined, cooped, cordoned, cordoned off, corralled, cramped, cribbed,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • penned — pen n. writing tool that contains ink; author, writer; style of writing n. shed, sty; fold, yard; playpen v. write v. enclose, confine, fence into an enclosed area …   English contemporary dictionary

  • PENNED — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Penned in the Margins — produces live literature, poetry and spoken word on page and stage. Established in 2004 by Tom Chivers and operating out of London’s East End since 2006, they are at the forefront of a ‘new breed of literary nights out, fusing poetry with beats… …   Wikipedia

  • confined fenced in penned — enclosed enclosed adj. surrounded or closed in, usually on all sides. Opposite of {unenclosed}. [Narrower terms: {basined}; {capsulate, capsulated}; {closed, closed in(predicate)}; {coarctate}; {confined, fenced in, penned}; {embedded, fixed};… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • well-penned — …   Useful english dictionary

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