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1. library

noun. ['ˈlaɪbrɛˌriː'] a room where books are kept.

Synonyms

  • house

Antonyms

  • start
  • fauna

Etymology

  • librarie (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • librarie (Anglo-Norman)

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How do you spell library? Is it libary ?

A common misspelling of library is libary

Example sentences of the word library


1. Noun, singular or mass
Select the songs from your iTunes music library that you want to download to your iPhone.

2. Adjective
You also need an ID to fly on an airplane, obtain a public library card and cash checks.

Quotes containing the word library


1. I have always imagined that Paradise will be a kind of library.
- Jorge Luis Borges

2. I declare after all there is no enjoyment like reading! How much sooner one tires of any thing than of a book! -- When I have a house of my own, I shall be miserable if I have not an excellent library.
- Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice

3. Everything you need for better future and success has already been written. And guess what? All you have to do is go to the library.
- Henri Frederic Amiel

2. library

noun. ['ˈlaɪbrɛˌriː'] a collection of literary documents or records kept for reference or borrowing.

Synonyms

  • bibliotheca
  • accumulation
  • assemblage
  • rental collection
  • public library
  • collection

Etymology

  • librarie (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • librarie (Anglo-Norman)

3. library

noun. ['ˈlaɪbrɛˌriː'] a depository built to contain books and other materials for reading and study.

Synonyms

  • carrel
  • athenaeum
  • stacks
  • depository library
  • lending library
  • atheneum
  • carrell
  • circulating library
  • reading room
  • deposit
  • cubicle
  • depository
  • depositary
  • stall

Antonyms

  • dislodge
  • nonpayment
  • withdraw
  • take

Etymology

  • librarie (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • librarie (Anglo-Norman)

4. library

noun. ['ˈlaɪbrɛˌriː'] a building that houses a collection of books and other materials.

Synonyms

  • building

Antonyms

  • defense
  • prosecution

Etymology

  • librarie (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • librarie (Anglo-Norman)

5. library

noun. ['ˈlaɪbrɛˌriː'] (computing) a collection of standard programs and subroutines that are stored and available for immediate use.

Synonyms

  • program library
  • library routine
  • cataloged procedure
  • accumulation
  • assemblage
  • subroutine library
  • library program
  • collection

Antonyms

  • decrement
  • disassembly

Etymology

  • librarie (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • librarie (Anglo-Norman)
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