(noun, verb)


1. informal terms for journalists

Similar word(s): penman, scribbler

Definition categories: person, journalist

2. someone employed to make written copies of documents and manuscripts

Similar word(s): copyist, scrivener

Definition categories: person, employee

3. a sharp-pointed awl for marking wood or metal to be cut

Similar word(s): scriber

Definition categories: man–made, awl


1. score a line on with a pointed instrument, as in metalworking

Definition categories: contact, mark, nock, score