What does TEXTBOOK mean?

Definitions for TEXTBOOKˈtɛkstˌbʊk

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word TEXTBOOK.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. textbook, text, text edition, schoolbook, school text(adj)

    a book prepared for use in schools or colleges

    "his economics textbook is in its tenth edition"; "the professor wrote the text that he assigned students to buy"

  2. casebook, textbook(adj)

    according to or characteristic of a casebook or textbook; typical

    "a casebook schizophrenic"; "a textbook example"


  1. textbook(Noun)

    A coursebook, a formal manual of instruction in a specific subject, especially one for use in schools or colleges.

  2. textbook(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to textbooks or their style, especially in being dry and pedagogical; textbooky, textbooklike.

  3. textbook(Adjective)

    Having the typical characteristics of some class of phenomenon.


  1. Textbook

    A textbook or coursebook is a manual of instruction in any branch of study. Textbooks are produced according to the demands of educational institutions. Although most textbooks are only published in printed format, many are now available as online electronic books and increasingly, although illegally, in scanned format on file sharing networks.

Editors Contribution

  1. textbook

    Textbook (adj) a book used by students inside the campus.

    Textbook a reviewer related to the study of a subject.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of TEXTBOOK in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of TEXTBOOK in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Letitia Hill:

    Everything went just like a textbook.

  2. Vice President Joe Biden:

    What( Trump) said is textbook definition of sexual assault.

  3. John Thompson:

    He took the best out of every textbook that's ever been written.

  4. Daniel Byman:

    Sisi's approach to counter-terrorism is almost a textbook case of what not to do.

  5. Moon Jae-in:

    A state-issued history textbook will not only beautify dictatorship, but is itself dictatorship.

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