1. AU

noun. a unit of length used for distances within the solar system; equal to the mean distance between the Earth and the Sun (approximately 93 million miles or 150 million kilometers).


  • Astronomical Unit

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Rhymes with Au

  • genego
  • taekwondo
  • tourtelot
  • ex-voto
  • undergo
  • tallyho
  • overflow
  • hwang-ho
  • guandjo
  • celo
  • cabo
  • blincoe
  • apropos
  • van-gogh
  • tyo
  • peugeot
  • pernod
  • outgrow
  • munro
  • monroe
  • mealo
  • ledlow
  • jacquot
  • inscoe
  • georgiou
  • forgo
  • forego
  • escrow
  • enslow
  • changsho

How do you pronounce au?

Pronounce au as oʊ.

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Sentences with au

1. Adjective
InterExchange connects au pair candidates with host families in other countries.

Quotes about au

1. Au milieu de l'hiver, j'ai découvert en moi un invincible été.
- Albert Camus

2. L'homme est libre au moment qu'il veut l'être.
- Voltaire

3. Nellie grinned. "I always wanted to go to Venice. It's supposed to be the romance capital of the world.""Sweet,"put in Dan. "Too bad your date is an Egyptian Mau on a hunger strike."The au pair sighed. "Better than an eleven-year-old with a big mouth.
- Gordon Korman, One False Note

2. vol-au-vent

noun. puff paste shell filled with a savory meat mixture usually with a sauce.

3. pot-au-feu

noun. traditional French stew of vegetables and beef.

4. Port-au-Prince

noun. the capital and largest city of Haiti.


  • Republic of Haiti
  • Haitian capital

5. Au

noun. a soft yellow malleable ductile (trivalent and univalent) metallic element; occurs mainly as nuggets in rocks and alluvial deposits; does not react with most chemicals but is attacked by chlorine and aqua regia.


  • gold foil
  • graphic tellurium
  • 24-karat gold
  • pure gold
  • gold
  • guinea gold
  • noble metal
  • gold dust
  • atomic number 79
  • dental gold
  • gold leaf
  • sylvanite


  • nonmetallic