Meaning of ALPHABET in English

ALPHABET

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Roman alphabet

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

soup

The miscellany of different loans make up an alphabet soup of SALs, SECALs and ESAFs.

The initials of businesses speed through an alphabet soup at mind-numbing speed.

Alongside the current assessment revolution are equally radical curriculum initiatives associated with a whole alphabet soup of acronyms.

The new bureaucracy of alphabet soup agencies was in harness.

Television stations were initially pleased by this alphabet soup .

■ VERB

use

Oh alright, let's use the plain old alphabet one more time.

At the same time, writing became more widespread, mainly using a simplified alphabet of only forty-seven syllables.

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

the Roman alphabet

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

the Cyrillic alphabet

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Alphabetic systems possess an inventory of symbols, called an alphabet , to represent the individual phonemes.

And then we all gave thanks that there are only 26 letters in the alphabet .

Look at the alphabet semaphore chart to find out where to place your flags.

Robert Woods adopts a new approach to teaching the alphabet .

The famous alphabet length below Nellies Beck saw most of the action producing five of the top six weights.

The initials of businesses speed through an alphabet soup at mind-numbing speed.

The kine is analogous to a letter in the verbal alphabet .

The new bureaucracy of alphabet soup agencies was in harness.

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