EnglishEdit

 
Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

commonplace book (plural commonplace books)

  1. A personal notebook or journal in which memorabilia, quotations etc were written.
    • 1910, Samuel Butler|, chapter 2, in Unconscious Memory:
      I did this in thirty pages of closely written matter, of which a pressed copy remains in my commonplace-book.