American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A small booklet or pamphlet, often containing promotional material or product information.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A pamphlet; an unbound book, of which the sheets are held together by sewing only. See broché.
- n. Specifically, a small pamphlet, or one on a matter of transitory interest.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. A printed and stitched book containing only a few leaves; a pamphlet; a single sheet folded to make four pages.
- n. a small book usually having a paper cover
- 1748, from French brochure ("stitched work"), from brocher ("to stitch"), from Old French brochier ("to pierce"), from broche ("awl"), from Vulgar Latin, from Latin. Cognate to broach. (Wiktionary)
- French, from brocher, to stitch, from broche, knitting needle, from Old French, spit, needle; see broach1. (American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
“This brochure is available through the Secretary at the address listed above.”
“The brochure is a good idea to protect these fine citizens from media freaks - our taxpayer's money hard at work.”
“The CCR (Consumer Confidence Report) a.k.a. the "glossy brochure" is a highly regulated document we are required to produce on an annual basis by the EPA.”
“Â The most important function of the brochure is to get it into the hands of the people who want you offerings and you want them to read it!”
“Â The purpose of the brochure is for the customer to know what you do and what you offer.”
“Information brochure is available by contacting the Oratory (314) 771-3100.”
“These considerations came about as, yesterday, I had the great pleasure to receive a DVD and brochure from the Carmelites of Wyoming, and this DVD contained various scenes and elements of their religious life which made me recollect this interest.”
“I carry your 10 Points brochure from the '04 primary with me still.”
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“Last night, I showed Jesus the brochure from the upcoming People's Gathering of Poetry in New York, which features open mics in both English and Spanish, something else that is almost completely absent from the cultural scene here.”
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