bookbinder


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book·bind·ing

 (bo͝ok′bīn′dĭng)
n.
1. The art, trade, or profession of binding books.
2. The binding of a book.

book′bind′er n.
book′bind′er·y n.

bookbinder

(ˈbʊkˌbaɪndə)
n
(Professions) a person whose business or craft is binding books
ˈbookˌbinding n
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bookbinder - a worker whose trade is binding books
artisan, journeyman, artificer, craftsman - a skilled worker who practices some trade or handicraft
Translations
مجلِّد كُتب
knihař
bogbinder
könyvkötõ
bókbindari
knihár

bookbinder

[ˈbʊkˌbaɪndəʳ] Nencuadernador(a) m/f

bookbinder

[ˈbʊkˌbaɪndəʳ] nrilegatore/trice

book

(buk) noun
1. a number of sheets of paper (especially printed) bound together. an exercise book.
2. a piece of writing, bound and covered. I've written a book on Shakespeare.
3. a record of bets.
verb
1. to buy or reserve (a ticket, seat etc) for a play etc. I've booked four seats for Friday's concert.
2. to hire in advance. We've booked the hall for Saturday.
ˈbookable adjective
able to be reserved in advance. Are these seats bookable?
ˈbooking noun
a reservation.
ˈbooklet (-lit) noun
a small, thin book. a booklet about the history of the town.
ˈbookbinding noun
putting the covers on books.
ˈbookbinder noun
ˈbookcase noun
a set of shelves for books.
ˈbooking-office noun
an office where travel tickets etc are sold. a queue at the station booking-office.
ˈbookmaker noun
a professional betting man who takes bets and pays winnings.
ˈbookmark noun
something put in a book to mark a particular page.
ˈbookseller noun
a person who sells books.
ˈbookshelf noun
a shelf on which books are kept.
ˈbookshop noun
a shop which sells books.
ˈbookworm noun
a person who reads a lot.
booked up
having every ticket sold. The theatre is booked up for the season.
book in
to sign one's name on the list of guests at an hotel etc. We have booked in at the Royal Hotel.
by the book
strictly according to the rules. She always does things by the book.
References in classic literature ?
General Warren was a physician, General Lincoln a farmer, and General Knox a bookbinder.
But I cared very little for accent; my wish was to get at Heine with as little delay as possible; and I began to cultivate the friendship of that bookbinder in every way.
Then my bookbinder and I met in my father's editorial room, and with a couple of candles on the table between us, and our Heine and the dictionary before us, we read till we were both tired out.
I can see the perspiration on the shining forehead of the bookbinder as he looks up from some brilliant passage, to exchange a smile of triumph with me at having made out the meaning with the meagre facilities we had for the purpose; he had beautiful red pouting lips, and a stiff little branching mustache above them, that went to the making of his smile.
In this happy retreat are colonised a few clear-starchers, a sprinkling of journeymen bookbinders, one or two prison agents for the Insolvent Court, several small housekeepers who are employed in the Docks, a handful of mantua-makers, and a seasoning of jobbing tailors.
Bookbinder teaches this listening skill only at the beginner's level because many people don't want to spend too much time learning this skill since they live in a fast-paced world.
My grandad, James Case, was a stereotype overseer and married a bookbinder who worked for Tinlings - a Julia Fitzgerald.
Born Elaine Bookbinder, Brooks, now 69, was first a vocalist with Vinegar Joe and later a solo artist.
Among the topics are the legacy of Josephus Justus Scaliger in Leiden University Library catalogues 1609-1716, the library of the Breton jurist and historian Bertrand d'Arentre in 1582, the book inventories of Servite authors and the survey of the Roman Congregation of the Index in counter-reformation Italy, the book inventory of 16th-century Krakow bookbinder Maciej Przywilcki, and the inventory of Beatriz Pacheco's bookshop in Santiago de Compostela in 1563.
These were not just harmless prank calls,'' prosecutor Adam Bookbinder said.
In connection with this transaction Macquarie Capital's Duncan Murdoch and Tandem's David Bookbinder joined Anaergia's Board of Directors.
Tom worked as a bookbinder and printer while Avril was employed at a jewellers for a time and also helped at her husband's work.