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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Bookish(0.01114 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to Bookish.
English → Indonesian (quick)
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English → English (WordNet)
adj : characterized by diligent study and fondness for reading; “a
bookish farmer who always had a book in his pocket”; “a
quiet studious child” [syn: studious]
English → English (gcide)
Bookish \Book"ish\, a.
1. Given to reading; fond of study; better acquainted with
books than with men; learned from books. “A bookish
man.” --Addison. “Bookish skill.” --Bp. Hall.
2. Characterized by a method of expression generally found in
books; formal; labored; pedantic; as, a bookish way of
talking; bookish sentences.
[1913 Webster] -- Book"ish*ly, adv. -- Book"ish*ness,