[ noht-book ]
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  1. a book of notes: They checked the sergeant's notebook for clues to his whereabouts.

  2. a book or binder of blank, often ruled, pages on which to write, especially one used by students to take notes in class.

  1. a book in which promissory notes are entered, registered, recorded, etc.

  2. Digital Technology. a small, lightweight laptop computer.

Origin of notebook

First recorded in 1570–80; note + book

Words Nearby notebook Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use notebook in a sentence

British Dictionary definitions for notebook


/ (ˈnəʊtˌbʊk) /

  1. a book for recording notes or memoranda

  2. a book for registering promissory notes

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