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Meaning of "textbookish" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TEXTBOOKISH

textbookish  [ˈtɛkstˌbʊkɪʃ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TEXTBOOKISH

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Textbookish is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES TEXTBOOKISH MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of textbookish in the English dictionary

The definition of textbookish in the dictionary is having the characteristics of a textbook.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TEXTBOOKISH


blackish
ˈblækɪʃ
blokeish
ˈbləʊkɪʃ
blokish
ˈbləʊkɪʃ
bookish
ˈbʊkɪʃ
brackish
ˈbrækɪʃ
darkish
ˈdɑːkɪʃ
folkish
ˈfəʊkɪʃ
Frankish
ˈfræŋkɪʃ
freakish
ˈfriːkɪʃ
hawkish
ˈhɔːkɪʃ
kish
kɪʃ
mawkish
ˈmɔːkɪʃ
peckish
ˈpɛkɪʃ
pinkish
ˈpɪŋnkɪʃ
prankish
ˈpræŋkɪʃ
puckish
ˈpʌkɪʃ
punkish
ˈpʌŋkɪʃ
rookish
ˈrʊkɪʃ
Turkish
ˈtɜːkɪʃ
unbookish
ʌnˈbʊkɪʃ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TEXTBOOKISH

text
text editor
text file
text message
text messaging
text neck
text processing
textbook
texter
textile
textiles
texting
textism
textless
textonym
textorial
textphone
textual
textual critic
textual criticism

WORDS THAT END LIKE TEXTBOOKISH

bleakish
blockish
briskish
buckish
clerkish
cockish
dankish
duskish
hickish
lakish
larkish
luskish
parkish
rakish
sickish
sneakish
spookish
stockish
thickish
weakish

Synonyms and antonyms of textbookish in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «textbookish» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TEXTBOOKISH

Find out the translation of textbookish to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of textbookish from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «textbookish» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

textbookish
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

textbookish
570 millions of speakers

English

textbookish
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

textbookish
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

textbookish
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

textbookish
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

textbookish
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

textbookish
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

textbookish
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Buku teks
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

textbookish
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

textbookish
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

textbookish
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Buku teks
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

textbookish
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

textbookish
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पाठ्यपुस्तक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

textbookish
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

textbookish
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

textbookish
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

textbookish
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

textbookish
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

textbookish
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

textbookish
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

textbookish
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

textbookish
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of textbookish

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TEXTBOOKISH»

The term «textbookish» is used very little and occupies the 177.676 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TEXTBOOKISH» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «textbookish» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «textbookish» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about textbookish

EXAMPLES

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TEXTBOOKISH»

Discover the use of textbookish in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to textbookish and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Home Book of Taxidermy and Tanning
Explicit instructions for preparing and mounting dead animals and tanning skins and furs
Gerald J. Grantz, 1985
2
Beyond Picture Books: A Guide to First Readers
Photos. Watts, 1992. isbn 0-531-14206-X. series: Picture Science, subjects: Geology and geologists. rl C. How soil, mountains, oil, coal, crystals, and other materials are formed is given brief but clear coverage. A textbookish format with grainy ...
Barbara Barstow, Judith Riggle, 1995
3
Ency. Of Teaching Of Science 2Vol.
Such formal, textbookish instruction is neither sound from the point of view of modern objectives and goals or even efficient in developing memoritor factual learnings. A few students are usually ready to respond to the teacher's questions and ...
Poly Dat, 2004
4
Navigating Graduate School and Beyond: A Career Guide for ...
There are very few things in this book that come off as being too “textbookish.” I promise that this is the only chapter that reads that way! I could have masked the whole thing by giving you veiled guidelines that smell like a SWOT analysis, but ...
Sundar A. Christopher, 2013
5
Educational Assessment of Students
The procedure we discussed earlier in Chapter 7 of stating main ideas of textbook passages in your own words and rephrasing these as questions is a practical one for avoiding "textbookish" phrasing. The poor item in Figure 8.12 is weak ...
Anthony J. Nitko, 1996
6
America in the Gilded Age: Third Edition
When the first edition of America in the Gilded Age was published in 1984, it soon acquired the status of a classic, and was widely acknowledged as the first comprehensive account of the latter half of the nineteenth century to appear in ...
Sean Dennis Cashman, 1993
7
Development of a Driver Improvement System for Traffic Violators
For example, some of the test questions were a bit textbookish or exceedingly specific; this raised the possibility that people who understood the basic principle involved well enough to drive safely might have given a technically inaccurate ...
James R. Weidman, Gerry A. Simone, A. James McKnight, 1982
8
Buffalo Medical Journal
Though the field of discussion covered by the foregoing title is comparatively new , yet already considerable, even a voluminous, literature, — monographic, journalistic, and textbookish,— has sprung up more or less suddenly. Some of it, to be ...
‎1905
9
Reverie and Interpretation: Sensing Something Human
The language the patient used was initially equally stiff and often sounded textbookish. Her speech pattern became somewhat more natural in the course of the initial year of work. However, the patient throughout this period had profound  ...
Thomas Ogden, 1999
10
The Gentle Subversive : Rachel Carson, Silent Spring, and ...
She believed, and Rodell concurred, that it did not adequately capture the sweep of what she was writing. Above all, she wanted to avoid a title that seemed too " textbookish" or academic. The Story of the Ocean struck her as appropriate but ...
Mark Hamilton Lytle Professor of History and Environmental Studies Bard College, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TEXTBOOKISH»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term textbookish is used in the context of the following news items.
1
When You Say Nothing At All
The book's opening chapters deal with the creation of Bangladesh in a very textbookish way. The rest of the dramatic decade is not framed around dramatic ... «The Indian Express, Dec 14»
2
Book review: 'Drucker & Me' isn't your usual management book
Written in an engaging, personal, and non-textbookish way, “Drucker & Me” is a worthy read especially for leaders, both in business and in the non-profit sector. «GMA News, Sep 14»
3
Speak well of the bourgeois, and prosper
I believe they do, but not by the propagation of textbookish jargon. Rather, the main way they matter is in shaping public ethics. Economics has been a technical ... «The Conversation AU, Aug 14»
4
Book review: 'Dark Invasion'
The best-selling author of American Lightning , Wanted! and Gangland, among others, starts this compelling book not with textbookish warring nations but with ... «Arizona Republic, Mar 14»
5
speech debate: Rahul a novice but Modi is unbearable
His views on the economy may be music to the ears of textbookish economists but are far too simplistic in view of the country's ground realities. «Firstpost, Sep 13»
6
Labor Omnia Vincit
All the talk he heard about labor and capital, first from agitators in the old country, and then as the standard fare of politics in this one, seemed textbookish to him ... «Town Hall, Aug 13»
7
UT Press to Launch The Texas Bookshelf
Above all, I want to communicate my excitement to the reader, to present the history of Texas in as un-textbookish a manner as I can. My goal is to make it a real ... «Publishers Weekly, Aug 13»
8
Review: 'Claws and Starships', by M.C.A. Hogarth
"The Elements of Freedom" oddly felt too anthropological to me, a bit textbookish and overdone. It's hard to put into words; my background did me a disservice ... «Flayrah, Jul 13»
9
Nothing Echoes like an Empty Room
To Kael, all this sounded schematic, textbookish, and out of touch with the critic's immediate responses—leaving the critic too dependent on what she later called ... «Vanity Fair, Sep 12»
10
Four books full of knowledge for the American man
His most startling thesis is that this masculinity, which the United States prizes conspicuously, is inherently undemocratic. “Bring Me Men” is textbookish — even ... «Washington Post, May 12»

REFERENCE
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