Definition of 'breviary'
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Example sentences containing 'breviary'
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But when the young priest had gone he sat on by the fireside and took up his breviary again, his head nodding every so often. PROSECUTOR (1993)He heaved himself into a more upright position and removed a dog-eared breviary from the folds of his lap. PROSECUTOR (1993)
Trends of 'breviary'
Used Rarely. breviary is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of breviary from the Collins English Dictionary
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