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Definition of "comic book" [comic book]

  • A book of comics strips or cartoons, often relating a sustained narrative. (noun)

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 "comic book" in a sentence
  • "After an encounter with sparrow, Henry finds he is able to fly just like his favorite comic book hero HawkMan."
  • "His name was Al Z, and for all intents and purposes he ran the Boston mob from above a comic book store on Newbury Street."
  • "“In the early 1950s, I had the largest comic book collection in my neighborhood,” says Trelease, who has a framed Call of the Wild Classic Comic Book hanging on the wall of his office."