coloring book


: a book of line drawings for coloring (as with crayons)

Examples of coloring book in a Sentence

I bought my son a new coloring book.
Recent Examples on the Web That's usually a tablet, headphones, coloring book, putty, and action figures in his own carry-on. Jill Robi, Parents, 18 May 2024 Each play pack includes a mini coloring book, mini crayons, and a sticker. Dorian Smith-Garcia, Parents, 7 Feb. 2024 At one point, Lea and a friend even pulled out a coloring book and sat down on the red carpet to entertain themselves, as Cooper chatted with costar Mulligan, 38. Jen Juneau, Peoplemag, 15 Dec. 2023 Jaq Jaq Bird’s chalk coloring book offers reusable pages that kids can fill, wipe and refill as the mood strikes. Korin Miller,, 15 Nov. 2023 See all Example Sentences for coloring book 

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Word History

First Known Use

1849, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of coloring book was in 1849

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“Coloring book.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

Kids Definition

coloring book

: a book of line drawings for coloring (as with crayons)
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