Associations to the word «Almanac»

Wiktionary

ALMANAC, noun. (astronomy) (navigation) A book or table listing nautical, astronomical, astrological or other events for the year; sometimes, but not essentially, containing historical and statistical information.
ALMANAC, noun. A handbook, typically published annually, containing information on a particular subject

Dictionary definition

ALMANAC, noun. An annual publication including weather forecasts and other miscellaneous information arranged according to the calendar of a given year.
ALMANAC, noun. An annual publication containing tabular information in a particular field or fields arranged according to the calendar of a given year.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats