Definition of 'matchbook'
Example sentences containing 'matchbook'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
He lit a cigarette with great care, taking a match from a matchbook that he closed before he struck a flame. THE SERPENT'S MARK (2001)Anastasia only had the little plastic car in her pocket and a matchbook from the Hyatt Regency. ANASTASIA KRUPNIK (3-IN-1) (2001)
Let's say they found an Illinois matchbook, a pair of sawed-apart handcuffs, some direct proof her son had been to see her. THE BINGO PALACE (2001)
Trends of 'matchbook'
Used Rarely. matchbook is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Definition of matchbook from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Meme Ban, Heart Age & Collagin: September’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this September with Robert Groves.
Collins Reference Catalogue 2019
View our new 2019 reference catalogue. From dictionaries, phrasebooks, language learning, atlases and maps, general reference and puzzles, you'll be sure to find books that appeal to you.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.