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bookishadjective

 us   /ˈbʊk·ɪʃ/
enjoyingbooks more than other things: He’s ​pleasant but a ​shy, bookish ​type.
(Definition of bookish from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bookish”
in Chinese (Simplified) 喜欢读书的, 书呆子气的, 学究式的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 喜歡讀書的, 書呆子氣的, 學究式的…
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