Library

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Definition

a library: a place for borrowing and reading books (and often CDs, DVDs, etc. too)
noun

a library card: a pass or card that allows you to borrow books (and other library materials)
idiom

a librarian: a library employee who organizes books etc.
noun

Examples

  • "I want to help you, but I am a librarian, so I know a lot about books."
  • "Librarian : Shhh!"
  • "Librarian : Shhhh!"
  • "Horatio : Oh no, just an overdue library book or something."
  • "No talking in the library!"
  • "Passport, driver's license, utility bill, library card, video club card, Christmas card from my mother, the key to the city."
  • "I've known a lot of men in my life, I am a librarian after all."

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