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English definition of “page-turner”

page-turner

noun [C] uk   /ˈpeɪ.dʒˌtɜː.nər/ us    /-ˌtɝː.nɚ/ informal
a book that is so exciting that you want to read it quickly: Her latest novel is a real page-turner.Kinds of booksExcitement, interest, energy and enthusiasm
(Definition of page-turner from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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