guidebook

[gahyd-boo k]

noun

a book of directions, advice, and information, especially for travelers or tourists.

Nearby words

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  2. guide rope,
  3. guide vanes,
  4. guide word,
  5. guideboard,
  6. guided,
  7. guided imagery,
  8. guided missile,
  9. guided missile cruiser,
  10. guided wave

Origin of guidebook

First recorded in 1805–15; guide + book

Related formsguide·book·ish, guide·book·y, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for guidebook

guidebook

noun

a handbook with information for visitors to a place, as a historic building, museum, or foreign countryAlso called: guide
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