title page

noun

Definition of title page

: a page of a book bearing the title and usually the names of the author and publisher and the place and sometimes date of publication

Examples of title page in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web But the publisher listed on the title page was the United States Book Company. James Barron, New York Times, 7 Jan. 2022 On the title page of my paperback copy of Walden, an echo of a former self greets me. Sarah Blackwood, The New Republic, 6 Jan. 2022 On the title page of the script, she’s not credited as an author. Helen Shaw, Vulture, 17 Oct. 2021 The faculty handbook’s title page says fall 2020, with the most recent revision made Jan. 6. oregonlive, 1 May 2021 No editor’s name appears on the title page of Strata. Jenny Uglow, The New York Review of Books, 23 Feb. 2021 This second full novel comes with its own title page, dedication, author’s bio and compilation of vacuously favorable endorsements destined to make a book reviewer feel a little sheepish. New York Times, 2 Dec. 2020 On the Origin of Species, title page of the 1859 first edition. National Geographic, 11 June 2020 And, thanks to Scott’s North Carolina upbringing, one of the most popular and trusted cookbooks in the country has a Southern author on the title page. Meghan Overdeep, Southern Living, 11 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of title page

1592, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of title page was in 1592

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14 Jan 2022

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“Title page.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/title%20page. Accessed 25 Jan. 2022.

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title page

noun

English Language Learners Definition of title page

: a page in the front of a book that includes the book's title

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