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Definition of "hardbound" []

  • Hardcover. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "hardbound" in a sentence
  • "The Industries Development Commission's Report no. 6: Book Production Inquiry (1978) and Oliver's study (1976) offer statistics indicating that by 1976/77 the ratio of 'hardbound' to 'softbound' books printed in New Zealand was roughly one to three, the reverse of the usual overseas situation."
  • "Archaia should be commended for a putting together a wonderful hardbound book."
  • "Student backpacks will lighten considerably as $100 hardbound books become as obsolete as the rotary dial phone."