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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First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
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