Meaning of paperback
Pronunciation: (pā'pur-bak"), [key]
- a book bound in a flexible paper cover, often a lower-priced edition of a hardcover book.
- (of a book) bound in a flexible paper cover: a paperback edition of Orwell's novel.
- of, for, or pertaining to paperbacks:Cf. a paperback bookstore.
- paperback (Thesaurus)