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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.

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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 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 previewChambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary of the English Language (1907)

by Thomas Davidson

a la carte. See d la. carte above. alcorza ( Sp. ), a kind of sweetmeat, aldea, aldee(Sp-), a village, hamlet, alea belli incerta ...

Google previewOxford Dictionary of Word Origins (2010)

by Julia Cresswell

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

Google previewDicken's Dictionary of Paris, 1883 (1883)

An Unconventional Handbook by Charles Dickens

They may perhaps be best divided under three heads — Restaurants a la carte ; restaurants at fixed prices ; and etablissements de bouillon. To the last-named class a separate article has been given ; it is therefore not necessary to say more ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Dictionary (1906)

a la carte (a la k&rt). [P.: a la (see a la) ; carte = Pr. Sp. It.

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 ...

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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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