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Definition a (usually) large and scholarly book
  • intimidated by the tome-filled shelves
  • It is a heavy tome of over seven hundred pages,
    Jack London  --  The Strength of the Strong
  • I thought it was an excellent sign that it was one of those old leather-bound tomes.
    P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast  --  Betrayed
  • tomes = a (usually) large and scholarly book
  • Can you imagine what this feels like tome ?
    Stephenie Meyer  --  Eclipse
  • Reuven, you and your father were a blessing tome.
    Chaim Potok  --  The Chosen
  • I look at the guys next tome, and they strike me as too young and inexperienced to act.
    Luis J. Rodriguez  --  Always Running
  • We'd be done six months later, and the world would be graced with our mighty tome.
    James McBride  --  The Color of Water
  • I held out my hand and summoned the little blue tome we'd stolen from Paris: The Book of Overcoming Set.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Red Pyramid
  • Lotus handed it tome, wished me good fortune, and swayed down the alley and around the corner.
    Lisa See  --  Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
  • It looked damn like it tome.
    Daphne du Maurier  --  Rebecca
  • A Lannister pays his debts, he thought, and you're the only coin that's left tome.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Feast For Crows
  • He had an extensive library, divided between medical tomes and Islamic propaganda.
    Betty Mahmoody  --  Not Without My Daughter
  • "Mira, honey," he says, "tome la distancia.
    Sonia Nazario  --  Enrique's Journey
  • Although I never dared stay long, I was able to steal half hours reading Mum Olga's dusty tomes.
    Gail Carson Levine  --  Ella Enchanted
  • Instead of poring over tomes about contract law, I was now absorbed by novels.
    Nelson Mandela  --  Long Walk to Freedom
  • The man's face seemed tome to be refined and even pleasant.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  The Idiot
  • The body and the person locked inside it belong tome.
    Stephenie Meyer  --  The Host
  • In many dark old tomes she met with chapters full of romance and poetry.
    Nathaniel Hawthorne  --  The Birthmark
  • The tome slammed against the wall and dropped with a loud thud to the floor.
    Heather Brewer  --  Tenth Grade Bleeds
  • A few days later, Celaena turned the crisp yellow pages of a heavy tome, squirming in her seat.
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass

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