Synonyms of 'book'
a written work or composition, such as a novela book about witches
a publisher with 50 new titles a year
a slim volume of English poetry
publication, , , , , , ,
expensively produced glossy publications
a hefty legal tome
a lengthy treatise on prison reform
e-book or ebook,
a number of sheets of paper bound togetherI had several names in my little black book that I called regularly.
to reserve (a place, passage, etc.) or engage the services of (someone) in advanceShe booked herself a flight home last night.
They took him to the police station and booked him for assault.
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See in my book
A good book is the precious life-blood of a master spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose to a life beyond life – Areopagitica]All books are divisible into two classes, the books of the hour, and the books of all time – Sesame and Lilies]There is no such thing as a moral or an immoral book. Books are well written, or badly written – The Picture of Dorian Gray]Style and Structure are the essence of a book; great ideas are hogwashAll books are either dreams or swords,
You can cut, or you can drug, with words – Sword Blades and Poppy Seeds]Some books are to be tasted, others to be swallowed, and some few to be chewed and digested – Essays]The reading of all good books is like conversation with the finest men of past centuries – Discourse on Method]All good books are alike in that they are truer than if they had really happenedBooks succeed,
And lives fail – Aurora Leigh]Books are where things are explained to you; life is where things aren't – Flaubert's Parrot]Even bad books are books and therefore sacred – The Tin Drum]I never read a book before reviewing it; it prejudices a man soA room without books is as a body without a soulWhen I am dead, I hope it may be said:
`His sins were scarlet, but his books were read.' – On His Books]No furniture so charming as booksBooks will speak plain when counsellors blanch – Essays]Of making many books there is no end; and much study is a weariness of the flesh [Bible: Ecclesiastes]
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in the sense of album
a book with blank pages, for keeping photographs or stamps inShe showed me her photo album.
in the sense of engage
I managed to engage a room for the night.
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