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book

noun

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1 a set of printed sheets of paper bound together between covers and forming a work of fiction or nonfiction
  • I bought another new book yesterday, and I can't wait to read it

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2 capitalized a book made up of the writings accepted by Christians as coming from God
  • offered to swear on the Book that everything had happened just as he said

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3 a publication that appears at regular intervals
  • older people in these parts still tend to call a magazine a book

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4 information not generally available to the public
  • what's the book on the new company president?

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book

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of book (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to arrange to have something (as a hotel room) held for one's future use
  • we booked a conference room for the meeting next week

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2 slang to leave a place often for another
  • I'm running late, so I've got to book

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The first known use of book was before the 12th century

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“Book.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/book. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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