paperback

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

paper +‎ back, a shortening of the older term paper-backed book.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

paperback (plural paperbacks)

  1. A book with flexible binding.

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Adjective[edit]

paperback (not comparable)

  1. (of a book) Having flexible binding.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English paperback.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpeː.pərˌbɛk/, [ˈpeː.pəɹˌbɛk], [ˈpeː.pɚˌbɛk]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: pa‧per‧back

Noun[edit]

paperback m (plural paperbacks, diminutive paperbackje n)

  1. A paperback.

Adjective[edit]

paperback (not comparable)

  1. paperback

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of paperback
uninflected paperback
inflected paperback
comparative
positive
predicative/adverbial
indefinite m./f. sing. paperback
n. sing. paperback
plural paperback
definite paperback
partitive