notebook

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See also: Notebook and note book

English[edit]

A Moleskine notebook

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From note +‎ book.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

notebook (plural notebooks)

  1. A book in which notes or memoranda are written.
    Synonyms: note pad, by-book, rough book, writing pad
  2. (computing, dated) Ellipsis of notebook computer.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Czech: notebook
  • Portuguese: notebook
  • Spanish: notebook

Translations[edit]

Further reading[edit]


Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English notebook.

Noun[edit]

notebook m

  1. laptop, notebook (laptop computer)

Declension[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from English notebook.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /ˌnowt͡ʃ(i)ˈbuki/, /ˌnɔt͡ʃ(i)ˈbuki/

Noun[edit]

notebook m (plural notebooks)

  1. notebook computer (small, portable computer)
    Synonym: laptop

Quotations[edit]

For quotations using this term, see Citations:notebook.


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from English notebook.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nodˈbuk/, [noð̞ˈβ̞uk]

Noun[edit]

notebook m (plural notebooks)

  1. notebook computer (small, portable computer)

Usage notes[edit]

According to Royal Spanish Academy (RAE) prescriptions, unadapted foreign words should be written in italics in a text printed in roman type, and vice versa, and in quotation marks in a manuscript text or when italics are not available. In practice, this RAE prescription is not always followed.