Adjective "A la carte" Definition and Examples


    A la carte


    noun, plural A's or As, a's or as.

    1. the first letter of the English alphabet, a vowel.

    2. any spoken sound represented by the letter A or a, as in bake, hat, father, or small.

    3. something having the shape of an A .

    4. a written or printed representation of the letter A or a.

    5. a device, as a printer's type, for reproducing the letter A or a.


    6. from A to Z, from beginning to end; thoroughly; completely: He knows the Bible from A to Z.

    7. not know from A to B, to know not

    A, a