coloring book

noun

Definition of 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.

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The free event features stylish vehicles, snacks, coloring books for kids and a raffle focusing on donations for the local food bank. cleveland.com, "PPG Automotive Refinish hosts annual cruise-in Aug. 24 in Strongsville," 14 Aug. 2019 Turman also alleged that his predecessor, in the final months of his term, purchased more than $6,000 of promotional items emblazoned with his name — Frisbees, coloring books, pencils — that have no use, which AL.com and ProPublica reported. Connor Sheets | Csheets@al.com, al.com, "Alabama sheriff lost military equipment and reelection. Then he went on a spending spree," 28 June 2019 Turman also alleged that his predecessor, in the final months of his term, purchased more than $6,000 of promotional items emblazoned with his name — Frisbees, coloring books, pencils — that have no use, which AL.com and ProPublica reported. Connor Sheets, ProPublica, "The Sheriff Lost Reelection. Then the Spending Spree Began.," 28 June 2019 Art Therapy The older sister of adult coloring books and therapy dough, this integrative psychotherapy uses drawing, painting, and other creative projects to improve well-being. Kayla Webley Adler, Marie Claire, "Feeling Anxious? So Is Everyone Else. This Guide Will Help.," 8 July 2019 New today: The @hollywoodreporter provides some insight into our forthcoming @zappa coloring book, coming this fall! Graeme Mcmillan, Billboard, "Frank Zappa 'Coloring Book' to Be Released in November," 25 June 2019 The coloring book has the imprimatur of Zappa’s family. Michael Schaub, latimes.com, "Frank Zappa coloring book to be released by L.A. publisher this fall," 27 June 2019 While other first-graders were filling in coloring books, Chandler competed in 7-on-7 tournaments and rehearsed footwork drills with dad in the backyard. Ross Dellenger, SI.com, "Chandler Morris's Unconventional Recruitment Ends in Joining Dad at Arkansas," 14 June 2019 Adult coloring books are available in-stores and in mobile app stores. Selena Barrientos, Good Housekeeping, "40 Creative Things to Do When You're Bored to Pass the Time," 23 May 2019

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First Known Use of coloring book

1849, in the meaning defined above

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coloring book

noun

English Language Learners Definition of coloring book

: a book of pictures that you color in with crayons, markers, etc.

coloring book

noun

Kids Definition of coloring book

: a book of drawings made in solid lines for coloring

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