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1. alphabet

noun. ['ˈælfəˌbɛt'] a character set that includes letters and is used to write a language.

Synonyms

  • Greek alphabet
  • Hebrew script
  • Latin alphabet
  • phonetic alphabet
  • sound alphabet
  • Hebraic alphabet
  • Cyrillic alphabet
  • Arabic alphabet
  • Armenian alphabet
  • Armenian
  • finger alphabet
  • script
  • Roman alphabet
  • Hebrew alphabet
  • Cyrillic
  • alphabetic character
  • letter of the alphabet
  • manual alphabet
  • character set

Etymology

  • alphabetum (Latin)
  • αλφάβητος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Alphabet

  • aerojet
  • allnet
  • amagansett
  • amorette
  • ansett
  • arpanet
  • asset
  • averette
  • avnet
  • avocet
  • backset
  • bayonet
  • bissonnette
  • carburete
  • cellnet
  • deskjet
  • dragnet
  • driftnet
  • eastmet
  • epithet

Example sentences of the word alphabet


1. Adjective
The site includes Bible-themed math, coloring and alphabet games.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Alternatively, write the alphabet in the air with your big toe.

Quotes containing the word alphabet


1. I often fantasize about torturing some of the lazier letters of the alphabet, like C, U, and E, because together they only manage to accomplish as much as the solitary letter Q.
- Jarod Kintz, It Occurred to Me

2. I would rather write 10,000 notes than a single letter of the alphabet.
- Ludwig van Beethoven

3. Alphabet: a symbolic system used in algebra, with applications that have yet to be discovered by dyslexics and two thirds of college graduates.
- Bauvard, Some Inspiration for the Overenthusiastic

2. alphabet

noun. ['ˈælfəˌbɛt'] the elementary stages of any subject (usually plural).

Synonyms

  • ABCs
  • bedrock
  • rudiment
  • first rudiment
  • basic principle
  • ABC's
  • first principle
  • fundamentals
  • fundamental principle
  • ABC

Etymology

  • alphabetum (Latin)
  • αλφάβητος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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