Hardcover vs Hardback - What's the difference?

hardcover | hardback | Synonyms |

Hardback is a synonym of hardcover.

Hardcover is a synonym of hardback.


In context|of a book|lang=en terms the difference between hardcover and hardback

is that hardcover is (of a book) having a rigid binding while hardback is (of a book) having a solid binding.

As nouns the difference between hardcover and hardback

is that hardcover is a book with a rigid binding, often of cardboard or leather while hardback is a book with a solid binding.

As adjectives the difference between hardcover and hardback

is that hardcover is (of a book) having a rigid binding while hardback is (of a book) having a solid binding.

hardcover

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A book with a rigid binding, often of cardboard or leather.
  • Adjective

    (-)
  • (of a book) Having a rigid binding.
  • Synonyms

    * hardback

    See also

    * paperback

    hardback

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A book with a solid binding.
  • Adjective

    (-)
  • (of a book) Having a solid binding.
  • Synonyms

    * hardcover

    See also

    * paperback