Definitions for pen pal

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pen′ pal`(n.)

  1. a person with whom one keeps up an exchange of letters, usu. someone far away.

Origin of pen pal:

1935–40, Amer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pen pal, pen-friend(noun)

    a person you come to know by frequent friendly correspondence


  1. pen pal(Noun)

    A person with whom one communicates using letters, usually over a long distance.


  1. Pen pal

    Pen pals are people who regularly write to each other, particularly via postal mail.


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