Know Your Next Word : book

10. book :

noun :

1. a written or printed work of fiction or nonfiction, usually on sheets of paper fastened or bound together within covers

2. a script or story for a play

3. The Book : The Bible

4. to reserve or make a reservation for (a hotel room, passage on a ship, etc.)

usage :

  • The petrified tree was a book of Nature.

  • The White Sox book on Mickey Mantle cautioned pitchers to keep the ball fast and high.

  • I've looked him up, but he's not in the book.

  • The travel agent booked us for next week's cruise.

  • We booked a table at our favorite restaurant.

  • The Philadelphia syndicate books 25 million dollars a year on horse racing.

    Click Here to Know Your Next Word