book

  • 1 Book — (b[oo^]k), n. [OE. book, bok, AS. b[=o]c; akin to Goth. b[=o]ka a letter, in pl. book, writing, Icel. b[=o]k, Sw. bok, Dan. bog, OS. b[=o]k, D. boek, OHG. puoh, G. buch; and fr. AS. b[=o]c, b[=e]ce, beech; because the ancient Saxons and Germans… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 book — book·a·ble; book; book·er; book·ery; book·e·te·ria; book·ie; book·ish; book·lear; book·less; book·let; book·lore; book·man; book·mo·bile; ca·book; chap·book; guide·book; hand·book·ing; land·book; non·book; book·a·te·ria; book·ish·ly;… …

    English syllables

  • 3 book — [book] n. [ME bok < OE boc, pl. bec < PGmc * bokiz, beech, beechwood tablets carved with runes < IE * bhagos, beech > BEECH, Gr phagos, L fagus] 1. a) a number of sheets of paper, parchment, etc. with writing or printing on them,… …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 Book — ist der Name folgender Personen: Asher Book (* 1988), US amerikanischer Schauspieler, Sänger und Tänzer Nils Ole Book (* 1986), deutscher Fußballspieler Ronald V. Book (1937–1997), US amerikanischer Informatiker Rose Book (1907–1995),… …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 5 book — ► NOUN 1) a written or printed work consisting of pages glued or sewn together along one side and bound in covers. 2) a main division of a literary work or of the Bible. 3) a bound set of blank sheets for writing in: an exercise book. 4) (books)… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 6 Book — Book, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Booked} (b[oo^]kt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Booking}.] 1. To enter, write, or register in a book or list. [1913 Webster] Let it be booked with the rest of this day s deeds. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. To enter the name of (any… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 7 book — 1 n 1: a record of a business s financial transactions or financial condition often used in pl. the book s show a profit 2: police register 3: the bets registered by a bookmaker; also …

    Law dictionary

  • 8 Book PC —   [dt. »Buch PC«], Bezeichnung für äußerst kompakte PCs, die ohne Peripheriegeräte verkauft werden. Im Gegensatz zu einem Tower oder einem Desktop Computer sind Book PCs nicht viel größer als ein dickes Lexikon und wiegen je nach Ausstattung nur… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 9 book — [n1] published document album, atlas, bestseller, bible, booklet, brochure, codex, compendium, copy, dictionary, dissertation, edition, encyclopedia, essay, fiction, folio, handbook, hardcover, leaflet, lexicon, magazine, manual, monograph,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 book on — ˈbook on [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they book on he/she/it books on present participle booking on past tense booked on past partic …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 11 Böök — ist der Name folgender Personen: Eero Böök (1910–1990), finnischer Schachmeister Fredrik Böök (1883–1961), schwedischer Literaturprofessor, Kritiker und Schriftsteller Siehe auch: Boek Diese Se …

    Deutsch Wikipedia

  • 12 Book — Un book est un faux anglicisme désignant un portfolio. Portail de la photographie Ce document provient de « Book ». Catégorie : Faux anglicisme …

    Wikipédia en Français

  • 13 book|y — «BUK ee», adjective, book|i|er, book|i|est. = bookish. (Cf. ↑bookish) …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 14 book 1 — n. A ledger or register recording particular transactions or events such as financial transactions and police arrests. 2 v. To enter or record the details of a transaction or event into such a book. 3 v. The process at a police station of… …

    Law dictionary

  • 15 book — s.m.inv. ES ingl. {{wmetafile0}} 1. TS fotogr., graf. cartella che raccoglie un gruppo di opere che esemplifichino lo stile dell autore ai possibili committenti Sinonimi: portfolio. 2. CO estens., cartella che raccoglie le fotografie di una… …

    Dizionario italiano

  • 16 Book — (Silk Term) Asiatic raw silk is put up in small bundles called books. The Japanese book weighs about 4 lb. and contains from 50 to 60 skeins. Chinese and Canton silk books are larger and heavier …

    Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • 17 BOOK — (Adobe FrameMaker) (Computing » File Extensions) * Bio Optical Organized Knowledge (Academic & Science » Astronomy) 1) to lock someone up in jail. 2) to get all cards in a suit ...1) Sally was booked on drug charges 2) I need three more books to… …

    Abbreviations dictionary

  • 18 Book —   [englisch/amerikanisch, bʊk; wörtlich »Buch«], im Swing Bezeichnung für das Repertoire einer Band an einstudierten Arrangements …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 19 Böök —   [bøːk], Frederik, schwedischer Literarhistoriker und Schriftsteller, * Kristianstad 12. 5. 1883, ✝ Kopenhagen 2. 12. 1961; lehrte an der Universität Lund, war lange tonangebender Literaturkritiker. Neben bahnbrechenden… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 20 book — of regulations and rules …

    Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games


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