a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together)
"I am reading a good book on economics"
physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together
"he used a large book as a doorstop"
record, record book, book(noun)
a compilation of the known facts regarding something or someone
"Al Smith used to say, `Let's look at the record'"; "his name is in all the record books"
disc, phonograph record, platter, account book, rule book, record, disk, phonograph recording, ledger, al-Qur'an, criminal record, book of account, track record, volume, script, playscript, record book, leger
script, book, playscript(noun)
a written version of a play or other dramatic composition; used in preparing for a performance
ledger, leger, account book, book of account, book(noun)
a record in which commercial accounts are recorded
"they got a subpoena to examine our books"
a collection of playing cards satisfying the rules of a card game
book, rule book(noun)
a collection of rules or prescribed standards on the basis of which decisions are made
"they run things by the book around here"
Koran, Quran, al-Qur'an, Book(noun)
the sacred writings of Islam revealed by God to the prophet Muhammad during his life at Mecca and Medina
Bible, Christian Bible, Book, Good Book, Holy Scripture, Holy Writ, Scripture, Word of God, Word(noun)
the sacred writings of the Christian religions
"he went to carry the Word to the heathen"
password, account book, parole, rule book, record, ledger, news, tidings, countersign, watchword, discussion, book of account, sacred scripture, give-and-take, intelligence, volume, leger, script, word of honor, playscript, record book, al-Qur'an
a major division of a long written composition
"the book of Isaiah"
a number of sheets (ticket or stamps etc.) bound together on one edge
"he bought a book of stamps"
engage for a performance
"Her agent had booked her for several concerts in Tokyo"
reserve, hold, book(verb)
arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance
"reserve me a seat on a flight"; "The agent booked tickets to the show for the whole family"; "please hold a table at Maxim's"
accommodate, retain, earmark, moderate, view as, support, apply, hold back, defend, take hold, allow, deem, hold up, arrest, take, have, concord, check, make, take for, go for, throw, defy, control, harbor, halt, keep, obligate, carry, give, adjudge, entertain, nurse, oblige, curb, hold, set aside, bind, confine, have got, restrain, withstand, agree, hold in, appropriate, contain, harbour, maintain, guard, concur, keep back, sustain, prevail, reserve, admit, obtain, declare, bear
record a charge in a police register
"The policeman booked her when she tried to solicit a man"
register in a hotel booker
Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words
bibliography, bibliolater, bibliomania, bibliophobia, format, facture, biblioclast, bibliognost, stichometry, cahier, imprimatur, ex libris, edition, collation, elzevir, bibliophilism, library, collaboration
How to use book in a sentence?
Being a pastor of 34 years, it was hard for me to say I won't sign a piece of legislation to make the Bible the state book, but at the end of the day, I think we would be moving in a direction that we really don't want to go in.
We're on page one of chapter one of a new medicine text book.
I never read a book before reviewing it; it prejudices a man so.
No book has yet been written in praise of a woman who let her husband and children starve or suffer while she invented even the most useful things, or wrote books, or expressed herself in art, or evolved philosophic systems.
The best chapter in the book of life is always the one that's not written yet. Make sure that you start writing on those blank pages with your own words that come straght from your heart. Be the master of your destiny, the real author of your book of life, and most importantly, don't let others dictate their words to you ever again.
Translations for book
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
Get even more translations for book »
Find a translation for the book synonym in other languages:
Select another language:
- - Select -
- 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
- 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
- Español (Spanish)
- Esperanto (Esperanto)
- 日本語 (Japanese)
- Português (Portuguese)
- Deutsch (German)
- العربية (Arabic)
- Français (French)
- Русский (Russian)
- ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
- 한국어 (Korean)
- עברית (Hebrew)
- Український (Ukrainian)
- اردو (Urdu)
- Magyar (Hungarian)
- मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
- Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Italiano (Italian)
- தமிழ் (Tamil)
- Türkçe (Turkish)
- తెలుగు (Telugu)
- ภาษาไทย (Thai)
- Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
- Čeština (Czech)
- Polski (Polish)
- Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
- Românește (Romanian)
- Nederlands (Dutch)
- Ελληνικά (Greek)
- Latinum (Latin)
- Svenska (Swedish)
- Dansk (Danish)
- Suomi (Finnish)
- فارسی (Persian)
- ייִדיש (Yiddish)
- հայերեն (Armenian)
- Norsk (Norwegian)
- English (English)