A notebook is a blank book that you can write in. Students often carry notebooks, where they can take notes (and doodle).

The pages in a notebook are often lined, so that you can write neatly. You might keep one for writing to-do lists or thoughts (like a journal), or your notebooks might all be large binders full of class notes and math problems. Notebooks can be bound like books, or with a spiral metal or plastic binding, or consist of loose pages in a three-ring binder. Another, newer kind of notebook is a slim, lightweight laptop computer.

Definitions of notebook
  1. noun
    a book with blank pages for recording notes or memoranda
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    commonplace book
    a notebook in which you enter memorabilia
    a small notebook for rough notes
    a notebook containing descriptions and diagrams of the plays that a team has practiced (especially an American football team)
    type of:
    book, volume
    physical objects consisting of a number of pages bound together
  2. noun
    a small compact portable computer
    synonyms: notebook computer
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    a notebook for recording appointments and things to be done, etc.
    type of:
    portable computer
    a personal computer that can easily be carried by hand
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