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diary

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noun di·a·ry \ˈdī-(ə-)rē\

Simple Definition of diary

  • : a book in which you write down your personal experiences and thoughts each day

Full Definition of diary

plural di·a·ries

  1. 1 :  a record of events, transactions, or observations kept daily or at frequent intervals :  journal; especially :  a daily record of personal activities, reflections, or feelings

  2. 2 :  a book intended or used for a diary

Examples of diary

  1. <has diligently kept a diary since she was 15>



Origin of diary

Latin diarium, from dies day — more at deity


First Known Use: 1581

Rhymes with diary




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