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1. book

noun. ['ˈbʊk'] a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together).

Synonyms

  • appointment book
  • copybook
  • reference
  • bestiary
  • storybook
  • school text
  • workbook
  • book of facts
  • review copy
  • running head
  • brochure
  • playbook
  • trade edition
  • catalog
  • formulary
  • catalogue
  • catechism
  • textbook
  • songbook
  • pamphlet
  • leaflet
  • text
  • running headline
  • pop-up
  • publication
  • phrase book
  • reference book
  • schoolbook
  • authority
  • booklet
  • pharmacopeia
  • folder
  • text edition
  • prayerbook
  • reference work
  • pop-up book
  • yearbook
  • signature
  • tome
  • prayer book
  • trade book
  • appointment calendar

Antonyms

  • trade edition
  • exclude
  • arise
  • show

Etymology

  • book (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Book

  • gobbledygook
  • undertook
  • undercook
  • vanhook
  • precook
  • overtook
  • overcook
  • mistook
  • kirkuk
  • forsook
  • unhook
  • stroock
  • retook
  • mccook
  • decook
  • chinook
  • snook
  • schnook
  • flook
  • crooke
  • crook
  • brooke
  • brook
  • zook
  • tooke
  • took
  • shook
  • schook
  • rooke
  • rook

Example sentences of the word book


1. Noun, singular or mass
However, Osteen has a $13 million book deal.

Quotes containing the word book


1. Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog it's too dark to read.
- Groucho Marx, The Essential Groucho: Writings For By And About Groucho Marx

2. Sometimes, you read a book and it fills you with this weird evangelical zeal, and you become convinced that the shattered world will never be put back together unless and until all living humans read the book.
- John Green, The Fault in Our Stars

3. Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.
- Lemony Snicket, Horseradish

2. book

noun. ['ˈbʊk'] physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together.

Synonyms

  • sketch pad
  • picture book
  • order book
  • sketch block
  • coffee-table book
  • product
  • binding
  • album
  • fore edge
  • novel
  • notebook
  • softback book
  • cover
  • paperback
  • backbone
  • soft-cover book
  • soft-cover
  • back
  • sketchbook
  • folio
  • spine
  • book binding
  • softback
  • paper-back book
  • hardback
  • production
  • hardcover
  • paperback book
  • journal
  • volume

Antonyms

  • certain
  • uncertain
  • sure
  • unsure

Etymology

  • book (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. book

verb. ['ˈbʊk'] engage for a performance.

Antonyms

  • forfeit

Etymology

  • book (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. book

noun. ['ˈbʊk'] a compilation of the known facts regarding something or someone.

Synonyms

  • logbook
  • card
  • won-lost record
  • fact
  • scorecard
  • record book

Antonyms

  • unbound
  • disapprove
  • front
  • fore

Etymology

  • book (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. book

verb. ['ˈbʊk'] record a charge in a police register.

Synonyms

  • fine
  • enter
  • ticket
  • put down

Antonyms

  • improperness
  • impropriety
  • communicativeness
  • lose

Etymology

  • book (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. book

noun. ['ˈbʊk'] a written version of a play or other dramatic composition; used in preparing for a performance.

Synonyms

  • dialog
  • scenario
  • dramatic composition
  • dialogue
  • screenplay
  • shooting script
  • libretto
  • playscript
  • dramatic work
  • continuity
  • script
  • promptbook

Antonyms

  • negate
  • stay in place
  • forward
  • veer

Etymology

  • book (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

7. book

verb. ['ˈbʊk'] arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance.

Synonyms

  • call for
  • hold open
  • procure
  • reserve
  • save
  • secure
  • bespeak
  • quest
  • keep
  • request
  • hold

Antonyms

  • sell
  • act
  • unwire
  • unlock

Etymology

  • book (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

8. book

noun. ['ˈbʊk'] a collection of playing cards satisfying the rules of a card game.

Synonyms

  • accumulation
  • assemblage
  • collection

Antonyms

  • softness
  • discontinuous
  • incoherence
  • discontinuity

Etymology

  • book (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

9. Book

noun. the sacred writings of the Christian religions.

Synonyms

  • Bible
  • Scripture
  • Word
  • Testament
  • text
  • sacred text
  • Word of God
  • sacred writing
  • family Bible
  • Christian Bible
  • New Testament
  • religious writing
  • Old Testament
  • Good Book
  • Holy Scripture
  • Holy Writ

10. book

noun. ['ˈbʊk'] a record in which commercial accounts are recorded.

Synonyms

  • record
  • method of accounting
  • daybook
  • account book
  • cost ledger
  • general ledger
  • ledger
  • leger
  • book of account
  • accounting
  • accounting system
  • journal

Antonyms

  • clock out
  • erase
  • contraindicate
  • cash basis

Etymology

  • book (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • boc (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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