page-turner

noun page-turn·er \ ˈpāj-ˌtər-nər \

Definition of page-turner

: an engrossing book or story

First Known Use of page-turner

1972

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PAGE-TURNER Defined for English Language Learners

page-turner

Definition of page-turner for English Language Learners

  • : a book, story, etc., that is difficult to stop reading because it is so interesting


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