Definition of bookshelf in English:

bookshelf

Line breaks: book|shelf
Pronunciation: /ˈbʊkʃɛlf
 
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noun (plural bookshelves)

  • A shelf on which books can be stored.
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    • I was sorting out the books on Beth's bookshelves to make more room for our junk when I found her copy of the highway code.
    • Zoe rearranged the books in her bookshelves in alphabetical order and emptied her pencil sharpeners.
    • I may have to raid my parent's bookshelves for a book to donate as I forgot to bring one from home today.

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