Definition of bible
- gave each of her grandchildren a Bible
- the fisherman's bible
- the bible of the entertainment industry
She gave each of her grandchildren a Bible.
The book is famous among foodies—it's the gourmet's bible.
The magazine is now considered the bible of the plastics industry.
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the Bible : the book of sacred writings used in the Christian religion
: the book of sacred writings used in the Jewish religion
Bible : a copy or edition of the Bible
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to grant as a privilege or special favor
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