Word of the Day – Sept. 28 – Bildungsroman

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Noun: Bildungsroman (BIL-doonks-roh-mahn)

Definition: A novel about the moral and psychological growth of the main character.

Sample sentence: While the author’s previous novel was a bildungsroman, her most recent book focuses on trials and tribulations of a family through multiple generations.

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