from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A book with blank pages used for the mounting and preserving of pictures, clippings, or other mementos.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A book for holding scraps; a volume for the preservation of short pieces of poetry or prose, prints, engravings, etc., clipped from books and papers.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A blank book in which extracts cut from books and papers may be pasted and kept.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun a book, similar to a notebook or journal, in which personal or family memorabilia and photos are collected and arranged
  • verb to create scrapbooks

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an album into which clippings or notes or pictures can be pasted


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