Bibliophile - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈbɪbliəfaɪl|  American pronunciation of the word bibliophile
Brit.  |ˈbɪblɪə(ʊ)fʌɪl|  British pronunciation of the word bibliophile

noun

- someone who loves (and usually collects) books (syn: booklover)

Examples

...for bibliophiles, no electronic device could possibly give the tactile pleasure of a beautifully bound book...

Word forms

noun
singular: bibliophile
plural: bibliophiles
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