Definition of bookend
: a support placed at the end of a row of books
Examples of bookend in a sentence
a pair of bookends shaped like horses
He used an empty flowerpot as a bookend.
First Known Use of bookend
BOOKEND Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bookend for English Language Learners
: something placed at the end of a row of books to hold them up
BOOKEND Defined for Kids
Definition of bookend for Students
: a support at the end of a row of books to keep them standing up
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