['laɪbrərɪ;-brɪ] or ['laɪbrɛri]
(noun.) a depository built to contain books and other materials for reading and study.
(noun.) a room where books are kept; 'they had brandy in the library'.
(noun.) a building that houses a collection of books and other materials.
(noun.) (computing) a collection of standard programs and subroutines that are stored and available for immediate use.
(noun.) a collection of literary documents or records kept for reference or borrowing.
(n.) A considerable collection of books kept for use, and not as merchandise; as, a private library; a public library.
(n.) A building or apartment appropriated for holding such a collection of books.
n. a building or room containing a collection of books: a collection of books.—ns. Librā′rian the keeper of a library; Librā′rianship.
To dream that you are in a library, denotes that you will grow discontented with your environments and associations and seek companionship in study and the exploration of ancient customs. To find yourself in a library for other purpose than study, foretells that your conduct will deceive your friends, and where you would have them believe that you had literary aspirations, you will find illicit assignations.
From Fr. libre, meaning free, and proper name ANDY,. Something free from Andy Carnegie."
- Laura, will you come into the library? 威尔基·柯林斯. 白衣女人.
- The next morning, as she was going downstairs, she was met by her father, who came out of his library with a letter in his hand. 简·奥斯汀. 傲慢与偏见.
- Mr. Franklin's letter I sent to him in the library--into which refuge his driftings had now taken him for the second time. 威尔基·柯林斯. 月亮宝石.
- My father's little library consisted chiefly of books in polemic divinity, most of which I read. 本杰明·富兰克林. 富兰克林自传.
- Mr. Casaubon, who had risen early complaining of palpitation, was in the library giving audience to his curate Mr. Tucker. 乔治·艾略特. 米德尔马契.
- This was a combination of state library and state publishing upon a scale hitherto unheard of. 赫伯特·乔治·威尔斯. 世界史纲.
- Why didn't you go into the library? 威尔基·柯林斯. 月亮宝石.
- Perhaps Mr. Tucker was gone and Mr. Casaubon was alone in the library. 乔治·艾略特. 米德尔马契.
- With a sense of relief he entered the library and flung himself down in his armchair. 伊迪丝·华顿. 纯真年代.
- My quarto edition of the same, 'Arts et Metiers', I give to the Library Company of Philadelphia. 本杰明·富兰克林. 富兰克林自传.
- There was a library in Coketown, to which general access was easy. 查尔斯·狄更斯. 艰难时事.
- I shall be glad to have the library to myself as soon as may be. 简·奥斯汀. 傲慢与偏见.
- The main building was divided into five chief divisions--the library, office, machine shops, experimental and chemical rooms, and stock-room. 弗兰克·刘易斯·戴尔. 爱迪生的生平和发明.
- In this same library we saw some drawings by Michael Angelo (these Italians call him Mickel Angelo,) and Leonardo da Vinci. 马克·吐温. 傻子出国记.
- What a delightful library you have at Pemberley, Mr. Darcy! 简·奥斯汀. 傲慢与偏见.
- Beautiful records of such beginnings of science were among the neglected treasures of the rich men's libraries throughout the imperial domains. 赫伯特·乔治·威尔斯. 世界史纲.
- My sisters used to subscribe to little circulating libraries in the neighbourhood, for the common novels of the day; but I always hated these. 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- In the time of Julius C?sar the larger of the famous libraries of Alexandria, containing, i t is computed, some 490,000 rolls, caught fire from ships burning in the harbor, and perished. 李贝. 西洋科学史.
- In 389 A.D ne of the libraries at Alexandria was destroyed and its books were pillaged by t he Christians. 李贝. 西洋科学史.
- As you are aware, such devices are common in old libraries. 阿瑟·柯南·道尔. 福尔摩斯归来记.
- I visited the libraries of Rome. 玛丽·雪莱. 最后一个人.
- They have to use those in the public libraries or in private collections. 伊迪丝·华顿. 快乐之家.
- Readers with full stomachs, who complain of being surfeited and overloaded with the story-telling trash of our circulating libraries? 哈里特·威尔逊. 哈里特·威尔逊回忆录.
- Printing is perhaps the greatest of all the arts of civilization, and the libraries and newspapers of the Nineteenth Century attest its value. Edward W. Byrn. 十九世纪发明进展.
- The temples were not only observatories and libraries and clinics, they were museums and treasure-houses. 赫伯特·乔治·威尔斯. 世界史纲.