[ US /ˈbɔɫpɔɪnt/ ]
[ UK /bˈɔːlpɔ‍ɪnt/ ]
  1. a pen that has a small metal ball as the point of transfer of ink to paper
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How To Use ballpoint In A Sentence

  • It seems to embrace a lot of our speculations here about the willful nature of ideas, and works well for things within our conscious realm, from babies to ballpoints.
  • A furtive local sidled up to me holding a pad and a ballpoint.
  • But he pulled a piece of paper in front of him anyway, uncapped a ballpoint. THE SERPENT'S MARK
  • Velcro came from the hooks that stuck burrs to a dog's fur. Roll-on deodorant uses the same technology as the ballpoint pen.
  • When I left for pastures new, I had literally a couple of dozen pencils, disposable ballpoints, marker pens, and highlighters stashed in my top drawer.
  • Cut out fish shapes from different colors of craft foam. Draw eyes with a ballpoint pen.
  • I find working on plain white paper with a ballpoint pen is the best way.
  • I took a ballpoint pen and punched a hole in the carton.
  • He also began to draw, creating whatever surfaced in his stream of consciousness - using crayons, pencils, ballpoint pens, brushes and watercolors.
  • Even fountain pens, though invented around 1884, were thought to be incompatible with a neat hand, and ballpoints were definitely the devil's invention.
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