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A la carte

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Definition of the noun a la carte

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noun

  1. a menu having individual dishes listed with separate prices

Definition of the adjective a la carte

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adjective

  1. (of a restaurant meal) having unlimited choices with a separate price for each item

Definition of the adverb a la carte

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adverb

  1. by ordering items listed individually on a menu
    • example: we ate a la carte

Alternative definition of the adverb a la carte

adverb

  1. Normal spelling of à la carte; on the menu.

Groups

  1. A La Carte: À La Carte war eine in Deutschland produzierte Disco-Formation, die aus drei wechselnden Sängerinnen bestand.
    • members:
    • albums: "Best of A La Carte", "Dancing in the Summertime", "You Get Me on the Run / Red Indian Drums"
  2. A La Carte a.k.a. A-La-Carte is a musical group.
    • album: "Lazy Lounge"

Music

  1. "A la Carte" is the sixth full-length studio album by German progressive rock band Triumvirat, released in 1978.
  2. "A la Carte" a.k.a. "á la Cárte": A la Carte is the fourth album to be released by Austrian band Erste Allgemeine Verunsicherung in 1984.
  3. "A La Carte" a.k.a. "À la carte" is a musical album of Itzhak Perlman, Lawrence Foster, The Abbey Road Ensemble.
    • released in (19 years ago)
  4. "A La Carte" a.k.a. "À la carte" is the first mini-album by Fujifabric, released in October 2002 under the independent Japanese record label Song-Crux.
  5. "A La Carte" is a musical album of Mongo Santamaría.
    • released in (37 years ago)
  6. "A La Carte" is a musical album of Pierre Bensusan.
    • released on (5 years ago)
  7. "A La Carte" is a musical album of The Borealis Wind Quartet.
    • released in (10 years ago)

Films

  1. "A la carte" is a 2013 short comedy film written and directed by William Branden Blinn.
  2. "A La Carte" a.k.a. "À La Carte" is a 2012 animation film written and directed by Jocelyne Le Léanne.

Game

A la carte is an award-nominated game.

Miscellanea

  1. A la carte a.k.a. À la carte food is a cuisine.
  2. A La Carte is a restaurant.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for A la carte

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Google previewOxford Dictionary of Word Origins (2010)

by Julia Cresswell

a la carte see FRENCH woRD PANEL alack see ALAS alarm ...

Google previewA Concise Dictionary of Foreign Expressions (1984)

by B. A. Phythian

a la carte [Fr.] (From) that part of a menu where items are separately priced. (a la KAHT) See prix fixe, table d'hote. a la mode [Fr.] In the fashion. (Of beef) braised in wine. (In U.S. A.) with ice cream. (a la MOD) a la page [Fr.] Up to date; ...

Google previewDictionary of Foreign Words and Phrases (1950)

by Ph. D Newmark

a la carte. According to the bill (of fare); as specified in the bill (of fare); as distinguished from table d'h6te [F] a la grecque. In Grecian style; an architectural design resembling twisted ribbon, used on ...

Google previewThe Anglo-American Encyclopedia and Dictionary: Dictionary department (A-Z) (1904)

a la carte [Fr.], By the card. a la derobee [Fr.], Stealthily. a la Francalse [Fr .], ...

Google previewA Century of Musicals in Black and White: An Encyclopedia of Musical Stage Works By, About, or Involving African Americans (1993)

An Encyclopedia of Musical Stage Works By, About, or Involving African Americans by Bernard L. Peterson Jr.

A LA CARTE (1927). White-oriented musical revue. Sketches mainly by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright °Paul Kelly. Music and lyrics mainly by °Hennan Hupfield. With additional music and lyrics by Henry S. Creamer and James P. Johnson.

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary (1906)

by William Dwight Whitney

a la carte (a la kart).

Google previewNelson's Encyclopaedia (1907)

Everybody's Book of Reference ...

At a “fixed rice' restaurant three francs for breakfast and five francs for dinner are the highest rices charged; while at the tablissements Duval and the bouillons a substantial meal a la carte, with wine, is obtainable for two or three francs.

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In French literature, you can choose a la carte; in Spanish literature, there is only the set meal. (Jose Bergamin)
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