Definition of marking pen in English:

marking pen


  • A felt-tip pen with a broad tip.

    ‘write the date on the lid with a permanent marking pen’
    • ‘Trace around the template with a water-soluble marking pen.’
    • ‘Leaves were numbered with a permanent marking pen, the seedling leaf being leaf number 1.’
    • ‘Once you're satisfied with the design, go over it with a marking pen.’
    • ‘Use a marking pen to write DRINKING WATER on the container.’
    • ‘As a result, readers should tackle the book with a yellow marking pen and a watchful eye.’
    • ‘A red marking pen is useful for outlining a few key facts scattered here and there among the lofty and smarmy rhetoric.’
    • ‘Non-permanent marking pens are also handy for marking embroidery or embellishment placement.’
    • ‘Making an indelible mark with a surgical marking pen or tattoo is the accepted practice to ensure proper identification of the preferred site during the operative procedure.’
    • ‘Write on the top surface using a water-based permanent marker (not a ball point or solvent-based permanent marking pen).’