Definition of notebook in English:


Line breaks: note|book
Pronunciation: /ˈnəʊtbʊk


  • 1A small book with blank or ruled pages for writing notes in: he copied the number into his notebook
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    • When at art college I much preferred flicking through people's notebooks and sketch books than their finished pieces.
    • The falling leaves land on her books, notebooks, school bag and hair as if each leaf knows its final destination.
    • Books are open on every surface, and there are many pages of notebooks strewn around.
    notepad, exercise book, register, logbook, log, diary, daybook, journal, commonplace book, memorandum book, record book, personal organizer; British jotter, pocketbook; North American scratch pad; French cahier
    informal memo pad
    trademark Filofax
  • 1.1A laptop computer, especially a small, slim one.
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    • Data loss associated with notebooks and portable computers is even more drastic.
    • Next, use the hardware profile to tell the computer it's a notebook with a docking station.
    • However, notebooks and laptops haven't had the luxury of big drives until recently.

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