bibliophage

[ bib-lee-uh-feyj ]
/ ˈbɪb li əˌfeɪdʒ /
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noun

an ardent reader; a bookworm.

Nearby words

  1. bibliology,
  2. bibliomancy,
  3. bibliomania,
  4. bibliomaniac,
  5. bibliopegy,
  6. bibliophile,
  7. bibliophobe,
  8. bibliopole,
  9. bibliotaph,
  10. biblioteca

Origin of bibliophage


Related formsbib·li·oph·a·gous [bib-lee-of-uh-guh s] /ˌbɪb liˈɒf ə gəs/, bib·li·o·phag·ic [bib-lee-uh-faj-ik, -fey-jik] /ˌbɪb li əˈfædʒ ɪk, -ˈfeɪ dʒɪk/, adjective

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Examples from the Web for bibliophage

  • Bibliophage, or bibliophagist, a book-eater, or devourer of books.

    A Book for All Readers|Ainsworth Rand Spofford