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1. book (om kommunikation) a written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI am reading a good book on economics.

Mindre specifikke termerpublication

Mere specifikke termerappointment book, appointment calendar, authority, bestiary, book of facts, booklet, brochure, catalog, catalogue, catechism, copybook, curiosa, folder, formulary, leaflet, pamphlet, pharmacopeia, phrase book, playbook, pop-up, pop-up book, prayer book, prayerbook, reference, reference book, reference work, review copy, school text, schoolbook, songbook, storybook, text, text edition, textbook, tome, trade book, trade edition, workbook, yearbook

Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerCapital, Das Kapital, Erewhon, Utopia

Omfatter disse specifikke termerrunning head, running headline, signature

2. book (om genstand) physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe used a large book as a doorstop.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)volume

Mindre specifikke termerproduct, production

Mere specifikke termeralbum, coffee-table book, folio, hardback, hardcover, journal, notebook, novel, order book, paper-back book, paperback, paperback book, picture book, sketch block, sketch pad, sketchbook, soft-cover, soft-cover book, softback, softback book

Omfatter disse specifikke termerback, backbone, binding, book binding, cover, fore edge, foredge, spine

3. book (om kommunikation) a compilation of the known facts regarding something or someone

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAl Smith used to say, `Let's look at the record'.
His name is in all the record books.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)record, record book

Mindre specifikke termerfact

Mere specifikke termercard, logbook, scorecard, won-lost record

4. book (om kommunikation) a written version of a play or other dramatic composition; used in preparing for a performance

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)playscript, script

Mindre specifikke termerdramatic composition, dramatic work

Mere specifikke termercontinuity, dialog, dialogue, libretto, prompt copy, promptbook, scenario, screenplay, shooting script

5. book (om forhold) a record in which commercial accounts are recorded

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey got a subpoena to examine our books.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)account book, book of account, ledger, leger

Mindre specifikke termerrecord

Mere specifikke termercost ledger, daybook, general ledger, journal, subsidiary ledger

Tilhører disse specifikke termeraccounting, accounting system, method of accounting

6. book (om gruppe) a collection of playing cards satisfying the rules of a card game

Mindre specifikke termeraccumulation, aggregation, assemblage, collection

Overordnet emneområdecard game, cards

7. book (om gruppe) a collection of rules or prescribed standards on the basis of which decisions are made

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey run things by the book around here.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)rule book

Mindre specifikke termeraccumulation, aggregation, assemblage, collection

Omfatter disse specifikke termerprescript, rule, rule

8. Book (om kommunikation) the sacred writings of Islam revealed by God to the prophet Muhammad during his life at Mecca and Medina

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)al-Qur'an, Koran, Quran

Eksempler på forekomster af mindre specifikke termerreligious text, religious writing, sacred text, sacred writing

Omfatter disse specifikke termersura

9. Book (om kommunikation) the sacred writings of the Christian religions

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe went to carry the Word to the heathen.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Bible, Christian Bible, Good Book, Holy Scripture, Holy Writ, Scripture, Word, Word of God

Mindre specifikke termerreligious text, religious writing, sacred text, sacred writing

Mere specifikke termerfamily Bible

Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerAmerican Revised Version, American Standard Version, Authorized Version, Douay Bible, Douay Version, Douay-Rheims Bible, Douay-Rheims Version, King James Bible, King James Version, New English Bible, Revised Standard Version, Revised Version, Rheims-Douay Bible, Rheims-Douay Version, Vulgate

Omfatter disse specifikke termerNew Testament, Old Testament, Testament, text

Indenfor samme emneområdecovenant, demythologise, demythologize, eisegesis, exegesis, Gabriel, Noachian deluge, Noah and the Flood, Noah's flood, the Flood

10. book (om kommunikation) a major division of a long written composition

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe book of Isaiah.

Mindre specifikke termersection, subdivision

Mere specifikke termerEpistle

Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termer1 Chronicles, 1 Esdras, 1 Kings, 1 Maccabees, 1 Samuel, 2 Chronicles, 2 Esdras, 2 Kings, 2 Maccabees, 2 Samuel, Abdias, Acts, Acts of the Apostles, Additions to Esther, Aggeus, Amos, Apocalypse, Baruch, Bel and the Dragon, Ben Sira, Book of Amos, Book of Baruch, Book of Daniel, Book of Deuteronomy, Book of Ecclesiastes, Book of Esther, Book of Exodus, Book of Ezekiel, Book of Ezra, Book of Genesis, Book of Habakkuk, Book of Haggai, Book of Hosea, Book of Isaiah, Book of Jeremiah, Book of Job, Book of Joel, Book of Jonah, Book of Joshua, Book of Judges, Book of Judith, Book of Lamentations, Book of Leviticus, Book of Malachi, Book of Micah, Book of Nahum, Book of Nehemiah, Book of Numbers, Book of Obadiah, Book of Proverbs, Book of Psalms, Book of Revelation, Book of Ruth, Book of Susanna, Book of the Prophet Daniel, Book of Tobit, Book of Zachariah, Book of Zephaniah, Canticle of Canticles, Canticles, Daniel, Deuteronomy, Ecclesiastes, Ecclesiasticus, Epistle of Jeremiah, Esther, Exodus, Ezechiel, Ezekiel, Ezra, Genesis, Gospel According to John, Gospel According to Luke, Gospel According to Mark, Gospel According to Matthew, Gospel of Luke, Habacuc, Habakkuk, Haggai, Hosea, I Chronicles, I Esdra, I Kings, I Maccabees, I Samuel, II Chronicles, II Esdras, II Kings, II Maccabees, II Samuel, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Job, Joel, John, Jonah, Joshua, Josue, Judges, Judith, Lamentations, Letter of Jeremiah, Leviticus, Luke, Malachi, Malachias, Mark, Matthew, Micah, Micheas, Nahum, Nehemiah, Numbers, Obadiah, Prayer of Azariah and Song of the Three Children, Proverbs, Psalms, Revelation, Revelation of Saint John the Divine, Ruth, Sirach, Song of Solomon, Song of Songs, Sophonias, Susanna, Tobit, Wisdom, Wisdom of Jesus the Son of Sirach, Wisdom of Solomon, Zacharias, Zechariah, Zephaniah

Omfatter disse overordnede termertext, textual matter

11. book (om genstand) a number of sheets (ticket or stamps etc.) bound together on one edge

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe bought a book of stamps.

Mindre specifikke termerproduct, production

Engelsk udsagnsord: book

1. book (om erkendelse) engage for a performance

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHer agent had booked her for several concerts in Tokyo.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP.
Somebody ----s something PP

Mindre specifikke termerschedule

2. book (om adfærd) arrange for and reserve (something for someone else) in advance

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningReserve me a seat on a flight.
The agent booked tickets to the show for the whole family.
Please hold a table at Maxim's.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)hold, reserve

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerbespeak, call for, quest, request

Mere specifikke termerhold open, keep, keep open, save

Kan forårsageprocure, secure

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningreserve

3. book (om adfærd) record a charge in a police register

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe policeman booked her when she tried to solicit a man.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody.
Somebody ----s somebody PP

Mindre specifikke termerenter, put down, record

Mere specifikke termerfine, ticket

4. book (om adfærd) register in a hotel booker

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termerregister

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