book·​let | \ ˈbu̇k-lət How to pronounce booklet (audio) \

Definition of booklet

: a little book especially : pamphlet

Examples of booklet in a Sentence

This booklet describes how to set up the DVD player. there's an instruction booklet next to the computer
Recent Examples on the Web At many companies each fall, employees receive a thick booklet in the mail, or their inboxes, listing myriad options for financial, health, and other benefits. J.j. Mccorvey, WSJ, 3 Nov. 2021 Also included with the deluxe edition is a hardback booklet full of images, postcards, and messages from the group. Joey Nolfi,, 1 Sep. 2021 Each booklet tells the story of eight addresses in the city. Sam Sweet, Harper’s Magazine , 4 Jan. 2022 The ticket booklet system wound down in the late ‘70s in favor of today’s unlimited access. Logan Dragone,, 11 Oct. 2021 The three-record package with 48-page booklet features a showcase of Daptone artists at New York’s famed Apollo Theater in 2014. Taylor Mims, Billboard, 1 Oct. 2021 The booklet also directs them to a website, where employees can choose a gift card from a curated variety of retailers. David Sturt, Forbes, 7 Dec. 2021 The weather-predicting booklet has had an 80% accuracy rate for 230 years. Rachel Chang, Travel + Leisure, 22 Nov. 2021 Adoption agencies often have adoptive parents put together a booklet or web page about themselves that will be presented to the adoptive parent. Nicole Pajer,, 18 Nov. 2021

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First Known Use of booklet

1856, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of booklet was in 1856

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20 Jan 2022

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“Booklet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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English Language Learners Definition of booklet

: a book with only a few pages that contains information on one subject


book·​let | \ ˈbu̇k-lət How to pronounce booklet (audio) \

Kids Definition of booklet

: a little book usually having paper covers and few pages

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