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

Definition of booklet

: a little book especially : pamphlet

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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

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Each visit comes with a booklet introducing the 35 species represented at the cafe, as well as a laminated photo of you with one of the birds at the end of your visit. Davey Young, Condé Nast Traveler, "What to Do in Akihabara: Our Guide," 5 Mar. 2018 For their edification, the company published booklets of simple instructions and recipes. Moira Hodgson, WSJ, "‘Jell-O Girls’ Review: They Broke the Mold," 13 Sep. 2018 The front page of her memorial booklet was adorned with one. Robert Downen, Houston Chronicle, "'She was so full of light': Santa Fe victim Angelique Ramirez laid to rest," 26 May 2018 LeBas asked why the Department of Health had not produced the booklet yet. Maria Clark,, "4 anti-abortion bills approved by Louisiana House committee," 4 Apr. 2018 Eliminating test booklets and answer sheets provides greater security from test theft, a serious concern after major cheating scandals in the United States and abroad. Liz Moore, New York Times, "For the ACT and the SAT, Pencils No Longer Required, but Sometimes Necessary," 5 Apr. 2018 The toy also includes a booklet with tutorials and ideas for patterns. Amy Schwabe, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "50 top holiday gifts for kids (and adults), recommended by local, independent toy stores," 7 Dec. 2017 And read the instruction booklets, particularly the safety features, very carefully. Francine Maroukian, Popular Mechanics, "The Best Deep Fryers—and How to Fry Anything," 14 Nov. 2018 How about the people of Cuba who are still subjected to rationing booklets, that can script (ph) how much food each of them can buy every month. Fox News, "Lynne Patton responds to Omarosa audio tape," 15 Aug. 2018

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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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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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