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wordbook Syllabification: word·book
Pronunciation: /ˈwərdbo͝ok/

Definition of wordbook in English:

noun

A reference book containing lists of words and meanings or other related information.
Example sentences
  • Among the reference books on display at the exhibition are several popular dictionaries and wordbooks, all aimed at increasing vocabulary and improving communication skills.
  • It's called ‘writing’; look it up in a wordbook you quarter-wit dullards.

Words that rhyme with wordbook

picture book • workbook

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