Definition of yearbook in English:


Line breaks: year|book
Pronunciation: /ˈjɪəbʊk
, ˈjəː-/


  • 1An annual publication giving current information and listing events or aspects of the previous year, especially in a particular field: The Rugby Union Yearbook
    More example sentences
    • I recalled how I had gazed dreamily at his picture in the yearbook in the library at school today.
    • It is the first international edition of his annual hockey yearbook series.
    • Ask for the private records: the yearbook, the photos, the letters that a source might have.
  • 1.1North American A book containing photographs of the senior class in a school or university and details of school activities in the previous year.
    More example sentences
    • In high school, he was editor of the school's literary magazine and the yearbook.
    • I learned more about solid page layout in my high school yearbook class than I have since then.
    • When they listed his activities next his picture in his senior yearbook, the font was made smaller to fit all of it.

More definitions of yearbook

Definition of yearbook in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day maelstrom
Pronunciation: ˈmeɪlstrəm
a powerful whirlpool in the sea